Vehicle-1 was traveling southbound in the outside travel lane of Skyline Boulevard in the 4500-block. Pedestrian-1 was prone on the roadway, in the outside southbound travel lane of Skyline Boulevard in the 4500-block, where the front of Vehicle-1 struck Pedestrian-1.
Pedestrian-1 came to final rest in the southbound outside travel lane of Skyline Boulevard, approximately 65 feet from the area of impact. Vehicle-1 made a controlled stop and came to rest on the southbound outside shoulder of Skyline Boulevard, approximately 170 feet from the area of impact.
Pedestrian 1 was trauma alerted to Lee Memorial Hospital, where he later died as a result of injuries sustained in the traffic crash.
If you witnessed this traffic crash or have any information, please contact the Cape Coral Police Department by calling 239-574-3223, submitting an anonymous tip at www.capecops.com/tips, https://new.tipsubmit.com/en/create-report/anonymous sending us a message through our social media platforms or calling Crimestoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS. Please use the Case Report # 20-009103
Alcohol/drugs presence is PENDING. Next-of-kin HAVE BEEN notified.
DATE: May 19, 2020 TIME: 12:00 am
VEHICLE 1: 2009 gray Toyota Avalon 4-door, Florida tag. DRIVER 1: James Anthony Mediano, W/M, from Cape Coral. Mediano was not injured in the crash.
PEDESTRIAN 1: Nelson Luis Garrido, W/M, Cape Coral, Florida. Garrido suffered fatal injuries in the crash.