A Coral Springs resident was killed Saturday evening as he attempted to walk across Sample Road.
Preliminary investigation shows that around 7:10 p.m. Saturday, March 3, 2012, Rampersad Soomai, 74, of Coral Springs was attempting to walk south across Sample Road at the 8800 block when he was struck by 2006 Ford F150 being driven by Ademir Benedetti, 55, of Coral Springs. Benedetti was traveling east in the center lane when he struck Soomai.
Soomai was transported to North Broward Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Officer Chris Swinson of the Coral Springs Police Department Traffic Unit at 954-346-1749.