Venice Car Accident Leaves Pedestrian Seriously Injured

Florida Highway Patrol reported a car struck a pedestrian from Venice, seriously injuring him.

The pedestrian, Andrew Delon, 21 of Venice was rushed to Blake Medical Center in Bradenton for treatment. The collision left Delon in serious condition.

The accident occurred on southbound Tamiami Trail shortly after 2pm Saturday when Delong who had been walking along U.S. 41 and attempted to run across the entrance to a McDonald’s restaurant and was struck by a car.

Both the driver of the car and the 71 year-old passenger were not injured in the accident. Driven by Debbie Austin from Indianapolis, has not beenĀ  charged.