A man walking across Pines Boulevard Saturday night was killed after being hit by a car, police say.

Jimmy Garth, 27, was rushed to Memorial Regional Hospital after the 8:41 p.m. accident, but died from his injuries, Sgt. Adam Feiner said.

resident Jaclyn Proffitt, 37, was heading west in the 8400 block of Pines Boulevard when she hit Garth, police say.

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Garth was walking across mid-block instead of use a designated crosswalk, police say.

The driver remained on scene and cooperated with traffic investigators.

Anyone with information about the accident is urged to call police at or Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.

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