The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a pedestrian traffic fatality that took place Tuesday evening on Hollywood Boulevard in Mary Esther.
The OCSO received a call around 6:10 p.m. of an accident near the intersection of Hollywood and Deal Avenue.
An elderly female crossing the street was hit by a vehicle and taken to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center where she died a short time later.
A portion of Hollywood Boulevard between Deal Avenue and Audrey Street is temporarily closed while investigators work the scene.
The identity of the victim is being temporarily withheld pending notification of next of kin.