Pedestrian Struck, Killed by Car On U.S. 1 In Cocoa
By Space Coast Daily // January 30, 2014
Cocoa Woman Killed on U.S. 1
BREVARD COUNTY • COCOA, FLORIDA — A pedestrian was struck and killed by a motorist on U.S. 1 on Wednesday night.
According to Florida Highway Patrol, Janet Silverman, 32 of Cocoa, was traveling southbound on US Highway 1 (State Road 5), in the outside lane, just south of Anna Wilson Place. Sarah Renee Petty, 36 of Cocoa, was crossing US Highway 1 from east to west and walked into the direct path of the Silverman’s Dodge Caravan. The front left of the van struck Petty, and she was declared deceased on scene. The crash remains under investigation.