Update: Woman’s Body Found By Roadside In Cocoa Beach
By Space Coast Daily // November 28, 2012
FHP Investigating Death
BREVARD COUNTY • COCOA BEACH, FLORIDA – Investigators are trying to find out who struck and killed a Cocoa Beach woman early Wednesday morning as she walked along Highway A1A.
Montes said that Tedah Branch of Cocoa Beach, 34, was found lying on the side of northbound Highway A1A, near 33rd Street at about 7 a.m. Wednesday by passing motorists.
“Troopers continue to investigate to determine what time she may have been struck,” Montes said.
Estimates by troopers say the crash took place sometime between 2 and 5 a.m.
Apparently an unknown vehicle traveling north on Highway A1A and then left the roadway and struck the woman who was walking on the grass shoulder.
The vehicle, which may be a 2011 Dodge Caravan, fled the scene following the crash.
Anyone with any information about the incident is asked to call FHP at 1-407-737-2213.