Broward Sheriff’s Office traffic homicide detectives are investigating a vehicle collision that left a pedestrian dead in Lauderdale Lakes Friday night.
At approximately 9:40 p.m. May 29, Broward Regional Communications received a call regarding a crash at the 4100 block of North State Road 7 in Lauderdale Lakes. When deputies arrived, they learned that Hilda Ramirez was walking westbound when she was struck at the crosswalk by a 2020 gray Honda Accord traveling northbound.
The driver of the Accord, Shamar Haughton, continued north before coming to a complete stop at the 4400 block of North State Road 7 in Lauderdale Lakes.
Ramirez was pronounced dead on scene. No other injuries were reported.
Haughton is cooperating with detectives. The traffic homicide investigation continues.