NORTH CAROLINA WOMAN STRUCK, KILLED

Broward Sheriff's Office: Public Information Office
PIO Number:
19-11-8
BSO Case Number:
90-1911-000709
Date:
Nov. 3, 2019
Time:
8:26 p.m.
Jurisdiction:
Wilton Manors
Place of Occurrence:
100 W. Oakland Park Blvd, Wilton Manors
Victim(s):
Anita Cook, 48, female, 3/5/1971, 160 Keystone Dr., Summerfield, North Carolina  (DECEASED)
Driver(s):
Paul Julius Soranno, 53, male, Oakland Park

Description of Incident:


Broward Sheriff's Office traffic homicide detectives are investigating the death of a North Carolina woman struck by a pick-up truck.

Shortly before 8:30 p.m. on Nov. 3, 2019, BSO responded to the crash at 100 W. Oakland Park Blvd. in Wilton Manors. Anita Cook was walking southbound across Oakland Park Boulevard when she was struck in the eastbound lane by an oncoming 2015 Dodge Ram pick up, driven by Paul Julius Soranno. Soranno stayed on scene and was cooperative with the investigation.  

Oakland Park Fire Rescue transported Cook to Broward Health Medical Center, where she was pronounced deceased.  

The investigation is ongoing.


INVESTIGATORS:
Dets. De Jesus & Slagle-Grant/THI
Wilton Manors, OPFR

THIS REPORT BY:
Miranda Grossman/PIO
11/6/19   0900




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