A witness says he heard the accident happen, and the sound was so loud, he thought two cars had collided. When Alex Jermain Kooce of Tallahassee hit him in his ford fusion. Police say he was attempting to walk across U.S. 90 near the Flying J Gas station around 12:15 am. Florida Highway Patrol Troopers say they are investigating the accident, and its possible Kooce faces charges.
An FHP report says they are looking into whether Kooce was under the influence of alcohol at the time of the accident.