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Antonio T. Sheard
6566 CR 579
Jason C. Thompson
5203 Pine St.
On Monday, November 2, 2015 at approximately 8 pm, Jason C. Thompson, was traveling southbound on County Road 579 in a 2005 Nissan Altima and Antonio T. Sheard, was walking across 579 westbound from the Super Stop Convenience Store.
Thompson swerved right in an attempt to miss Sheard but was unsuccessful. After impact, Thompson drove off the shoulder of the road where he struck a tree. Sheard died at the scene from the injuries sustained in the crash and Thompson sustained minor injuries and was transported to Florida Hospital - Fletcher.
Alcohol is not suspected in this crash, next of kin has been notified.
The investigation continues,