Man hit, killed trying to cross U.S. 192 on Saturday

A man was hit and killed by a vehicle on Saturday as he tried to cross U.S. Highway 192.

According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, Jorge Roque Martinez, 23, of Kissimmee, was driving a 2003 Nissan Sentra eastbound on U.S. 192, near Old Town Boulevard, at about 10:25 p.m.

The male pedestrian attempted to cross the high from the north. He was not in a crosswalk or intersection when the Sentra hit him, the report stated. The man who was not identified, as his family had not yet been notified, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.