PEDESTRIAN DIES IN WEST PARK CRASH

Broward Sheriff's Office: Public Information Office

PEDESTRIAN DIES IN WEST PARK CRASH

PIO Number:
20-5-8
BSO Case Number:
01-2005-000466
Date:
May 17, 2020
Time:
12:40 p.m.
Jurisdiction:
West Park
Place of Occurrence:
5700 block of Pembroke Road, West Park
Pedestrian:
Sheldon D. Brown, 52, male, 2/25/1968, 5701 Wiley St., Hollywood (DECEASED)
Driver:
Christopher E. Lee, 31, male
Description of Incident:
Broward Sheriff’s Office traffic homicide detectives are investigating a crash that killed a pedestrian early Sunday morning in West Park.

Shortly before 1 a.m. May 17, Sheldon Brown was attempting to cross Pembroke Road from south to north near Southwest 57th Avenue when he was struck by a 2015 Nissan Altima driven by Christopher Lee. 

Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue transported Brown to Memorial Regional Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. Lee remained on scene and cooperated with investigators.

The investigation is ongoing. 

INVESTIGATORS:
Dets. Williams & Morales, THI
Sgt. Hager, THI

THIS REPORT BY:
Miranda Grossman/PIO
5/18/20   1230

West Park; BSFR