pedestrian killed in west palm beach

One person is dead after a car struck a pedestrian in West Palm Beach Tuesday morning.

The incident occurred near Southern Boulevard and Kirk Road, close to Palm Beach International Airport.

Palm Beach County authorities were dispatched to the scene. Upon their arrival, all westbound lanes of Southern Boulevard were blocked near Australian Avenue. 

The identities of the deceased and driver of the vehicle have not yet been released to the public.

The investigation remains ongoing, as a potential cause of the fatal accident is still being looked into.

Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath is sorry to hear about the loss of life that took place here. Our firm can be reached at (561) 655-1990 if you or a loved one is injured in a motor vehicle crash.