Pedestrian seriously injured in Cape Coral crash


A pedestrian suffered serious injuries after being hit by a vehicle on Cape Coral Parkway Wednesday night.

The crash happened on the 300 block of Cape Coral Parkway W. between Pelican Blvd. and Santa Barbara Blvd.

According to Cape Coral Police, Jamie Pates, 30, of Cape Coral was walking across Cape Coral Pkwy. at 7:30 p.m. not in a marked crosswalk and into the path of an SUV.

Pates suffered serious injuries and was trauma alerted to a local hospital where she is currently in a stable condition. The driver of the vehicle was not injured.

Police say alcohol and or drugs were a factor in the crash.

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