Driver Who Got Out of Car on I-595 Struck and Killed: FHP

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    A driver was killed when they were struck by a car while getting out of their vehicle after an earlier crash on Interstate 595 in Broward County Tuesday morning, officials said.

    A driver was struck and killed while getting out of a car after a crash on Interstate 595 in Tuesday morning, officials said.

    The incident happened when the driver of a BMW sedan, 45-year-old Gregory Carl Gardner, was involved in a crash on westbound I-595 at the ramp to the Florida Turnpike, Florida Highway Patrol officials said.

    Gardner got out of the car and was struck by a Lexus driven by 33-year-old Michel Ramon Rondon, officials said. Gardner was killed, while Rondon stayed at the scene.

    The FHP is investigating the incident.