Man killed in Destin accident is identified
DESTIN — A 24-year-old pedestrian who was killed Friday night while crossing U.S. Highway 98 has been identified as Austin Crunk of Sunsail Circle in Destin, according to a Facebook post from the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office.
Crunk attempted to cross the highway near 172 Harbor Blvd. at around 6:15 p.m., according to the Sheriff’s Office.
He was struck by an eastbound vehicle while trying to cross in a non-crosswalk area.
Multiple witnesses saw the accident.