Two Pedestrian Fatalities In Hit-And-Run On Cervantes

Posted on Jun 08, 2018

Pensacola, Florida – Two adult female pedestrians and an infant were struck in a hit-and-run Wednesday evening on Cervantes Street, near M Street. According to the Pensacola Police Department (PPD), the infant was killed at the scene of the accident, and the two adults were transported to Baptist Hospital. One of the adults was later pronounced dead, and the infant’s mother, the only survivor, has been discharged. Police are looking for a white Dodge Challenger or Charger with a missing side-view mirror on the driver’s side. Investigators believe the driver ran a red light, hit the pedestrians, and continued east on Cervantes Street.Individuals with any information about the accident are asked to contact the PPD at 850-453-1900 or 850-433-STOP.