Pedestrian killed while crossing SR 50 in Clermont

The pedestrian who was hit and killed by a sport utility vehicle in Clermont on Wednesday has been identified as Cherokee Moore, 62, of Clermont, police said.

Moore was crossing State Road 50 near Anderson Road about 8:50 p.m. when she was hit by a Nissan SUV driven by Jennifer Litteral. Moore was not in a crosswalk, officers said.

Traffic was temporarily detoured while police investigated.

Jerry Fallstrom of the Sentinel staff contributed to this report. or 407-540-5981