Winter Haven, FL -- A 36-year-old Winter Haven woman was killed Friday morning while trying to cross US-17.
According to police, around 6:50 a.m., Shantel Louise Waugh was crossing US-17 near 3rd Avenue when she was hit by car, driven by 24-year-old Joshua Bascomb. After being hit by Bascomb's 3-door Mitsubishi, she was propelled into the middle lane and was run over by a van and a Ford F-150.
Police say the area was dark with no lights and Waugh was not crossing within a crosswalk.
Charges in the investigation are pending. The incident is still under investigation.