Pinellas Park, Fla.-(Newsradio 970 WFLA)-Police have identified 41 year-old Danielle Nicole Harb of Saint Petersburg as the Tampa Bay area's latest pedestrian death. Officers say she was trying to cross 49th Street, North, when she was hit. Harb was pronounced deceased after being transported to a local hospital.
Investigators say a witness tells them that Harb was looking at her cell phone and not paying attention to her surroundings when she walked into the roadway and was hit by a car.
Police say the driver of the car, 29 year-old Christine Crawford of Pinellas Park, did stop and is cooperating with investigators. Police say Crawford is not facing any traffic citations or criminal charges for the incident.