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Man, 95, killed crossing highway

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A 95-year-old man was killed Tuesday when the scooter he was riding was struck by a pickup truck in Ocala.
Richard W. Field of Ocala was riding a personal mobility device at 12:12 p.m. when it was struck by a 2007 Chevy truck driven by 26-year-old Edward McDaniel III of Belleview at the intersection of SW 44th Court and State Road 200, according to the Ocala Police Department.
Field was traveling north to south in an attempt to cross the road. Witnesses stated the traffic light for SR 200 was green. Upon seeing the scooter, McDaniel applied the brakes but failed to come to a complete stop prior to making contact with the scooter.