Florida Highway Patrol Identifies Woman Struck, Killed By SUV
By Space Coast Daily // November 28, 2014
Priscilla Jeffords of cocoa killed thursday
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Priscilla Jeffords, 58, was struck by a SUV and killed on Thursday night about 6:35 p.m. near Paradise Lane and Cocoa Boulevard, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Judith Connelly, 73, was driving a 2012 Chevy SUV southbound on Paradise Lane in the outside lane as Jeffords was attempting to cross Paradise Lane from the east to the west, not in a crosswalk or intersection.
According to FHP, Jeffords walked into the direct path of Connelly, and the front of the SUV struck the victim.
Jeffords, a resident of Cocoa, was pronounced dead at the scene.
This crash remains under investigation.
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