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Woman hit, killed by van

Posted on Monday, March 12, 2018 at 10:54 am

A Kissimmee woman was killed on Sunday after she was hit by a van after stepping off a bus.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Benjamin Rodiguez, 24, of Kissimmee was driving a 2001 Honda van westbound on U.S. Highway 192, near Poinciana Boulevard, at about 7 a.m.

Aida Ramos Modesti, 59, of Kissimmee, had just exited a bus and was attempting to cross the highway to the south, when she stepped in front of the van and was hit, troopers said.

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.