Man crossing Northlake Blvd on roller blades struck and killed

Posted by Sheli Muniz -email

PALM BEACH GARDENS(WFLX)---A man crossing the street on roller blades was hit and killled Friday after midnight on Northlake in Palm Beach Gardens.

According to investigators, a 1995 Nissan sedan was going east when 22-year-old David John McKeehan crossed infront. The driver swerved, but was unable to avoid hitting the him. The driver of the Nissan pulled off the road and ran back to the scene while calling 911.

The man was later hit again by another driver while the driver of the sedan responded. He was transported to St Mary's Medical Center where he died.

There was no indication of drug or alcohol use or excessive speed involving the driver. Mckeehan was not in a crosswalk and was wearing dark clothing.

No charges have been filed at this time pending a complete investigation.