DUNEDIN – A Dunedin woman died Nov. 25 after she was hit by a truck about 8:50 a.m. in the parking lot of Mediterranean Manor, 2700 Bayshore Blvd. in Dunedin.
According to a report from the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Major Accident Investigation Team, Joan Maiocco, 82, was walking across the parking lot as Vincent Fusari, 62, of Palm Harbor was backing up his 1999 Dodge Ram with dump bed. The truck struck Maiocco, knocking her to the ground, causing the rear wheels to run her over.
Maiocco was pronounced dead at the scene. Fusari was not injured. Deputies said it did not appear that alcohol or drugs were involved in the low-speed crash.