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Clearwater pedestrian dies from Aug. 4 crash

CLEARWATER A pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle last week in Clearwater died Friday afternoon at Bayfront Health St. Petersburg, according to police.

Dorian Ransom, 61, of Clearwater stepped in front of a 2003 Lincoln Aviator sport utility vehicle that was heading north on S Missouri Avenue near Turner Street on Aug. 4. He was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

No charges are expected to be filed against the driver, Brendaly Rosario, 31, of Lakeland, police said.