Plant City man struck while crossing Hillsborough Avenue in Tampa

A man is in serious condition tonight at a local hospital after being struck by a vehicle, the Florida Highway Patrol said.


Steven Kelly, 49, of Plant City, was transferred to St. Joseph’s Hospital after the 3:30 p.m. accident at Hillsborough Avenue West and Sawyer Road in Tampa, FHP said.


Kelly is listed in serious condition, FHP said.


At the time of the crash, Jessica Erin Dunn was heading west on Hillsborough Avenue in a 1998 Ford sport utility vehicle.


Kelley walked south across the westbound lanes of Hillsborough Avenue, west of the Veterans Expressway, and into the path of Dunn’s vehicle, FHP said.


Dunn, 25, of Plant City, wasn’t injured. She was wearing her seat belt and wasn’t driving under the influence of alcohol, FHP said.


She won’t be charged in the crash, FHP said.