A pedestrian has died following a Pasco County accident.
The incident occurred just before 9:30 a.m. this morning on U.S. Highway 19 north of Louis Avenue. The 85-year-old victim, Anna Caporimo, attempted to cross U.S. 19 when she was struck by a 2008 Dodge Caravan traveling northbound. Caporimo was from Holiday. She was transported to Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point in Hudson.
The driver of the Caravan, Phyllis Townsend, 71, attempted to stop but was unable to do so. Townsend is from New Port Richey.