COCOA, Florida – 34-year-old Paul Cadieux of Titusville, Florida, did not survive the injuries he sustained after being struck by a vehicle on Clearlake Road in Cocoa, Florida.
21-year-old Luis Osoria of Opa Locka, Florida, was driving a 20014 GMC pickup truck northbound on Clearlake Road in the right, through lane near the intersection of Lake Road around 7:45 p.m. on Tuesday, February 19, 2018.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Cadieux attempted to cross Clearlake Road from west to east and walked into the direct path of the GMC pickup truck.
The front of the pickup then struck Cadieux. He was transported to Wuestoff Hospital in Rockledge, Florida where he was pronounced deceased.
Osoria was wearing his seat belt and was not under the influence of alcohol, according to FHP reports.
A toxicology report for Cadieux is pending.
The crash remains under investigation.