A transient was killed Saturday night. Largo police say, it happened on East Bay Drive east of Starkey Road as 49 y/o David Cooney was crossing mid-block and not using a marked crosswalk when he was hit by an suv. Witnesses say, Cooney ran into the paths of several vehicles before he was struck. He died at the scene. No charges are expected against the SUV's driver.
Posted Sunday, August 24th 2014 @ 9am by WFLA-Dave Purdy