Man killed by 16-year-old driver while crossing East Bay Drive

LARGO, Fla. - Largo Police are investigating a fatal crash that happened just before 10 p.m. Saturday.

David Cooney, 49 and a transient, was running across East Bay Drive in front of traffic and not in a cross walk when he was struck by a car.

16-year-old Alejandra Villaneuva was driving the 2006 Mountaineer that struck Cooney.

Witnesses stated Cooney had ran into the path of several oncoming cars before Villaneuva hit him.

He died at the scene.

Police say Villaneuva will not face any charges.

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