Man killed in Destin accident is identified

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The Destin Log

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.

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He was struck by an eastbound vehicle while trying to cross in a non-crosswalk area.

Multiple witnesses saw the accident.