Vehicle hits pedestrians on Fort Myers Beach

Jan 28, 2013 Full story: WINK-TV Fort Myers

The Lee County Sheriff's Office is investigating a crash between two pedestrians and a vehicle.

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MaryD

Fort Myers, FL

#1 Jan 29, 2013
We have vacationed in Fort Meyers Beach the last 2 years and are amazed at how most vehicles do not stop to allow pedestrians to cross the street even at the actual signed cross walks...they just keep driving right past you, sometimes they shrug, but no one seems to care that there are signs saying that it is the law to stop..you take your life in your hands when you cross at a cross walk here...so be sure not to proceed until you see that the cars in both directions are fully stopped.
DB Cooper

West Lafayette, IN

#2 Feb 26, 2013
Yes. I have nearly been killed on that street a couple of times.
unnamed

Orlando, FL

#3 Feb 28, 2013
Its usually the tourist oddly enough that dont stop...Most locals know the law and usually stop.

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