SARASOTA COUNTY - An 82 year old Venice woman is killed after a vehicle struck her Sunday afternoon.

According to Florida Highway Patrol, a North Port man driving a Toyota Corolla was traveling southbound on U.S. 41 just after 4 p.m.  As he approached the intersection of Myakka drive, he struck the woman crossing U.S. 41 on foot.

Her identity is unknown at this time her as next of kin has not yet been notified.

The crash remains under investigation.