SARASOTA, Fla. (WFLA) — A Sarasota man was charged with driving under the influence after he hit and killed a pedestrian, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Troopers said a 66-year-old man was crossing State Road 72 (Clark Road) on Tuesday evening when he was hit by a pickup truck driver.
Investigators said the driver was identified as 59-year-old Douglas Cisler. Cisler was arrested after deputies said he was driving under the influence. He was booked into the Sarasota County Jail.
The crash remains under investigation.