97-year-old killed on Christmas after being hit by car in Kissimmee
Sgt. Kim Montes said Herman Heil was driving west on Donegan Avenue near Michigan Avenue around 7:30 p.m. when he got two flat tires. He got out of his car and tried to cross Donegan and was hit by an eastbound vehicle, according to Montes.
The driver, Rina De Jesus De Jesus, 52, of Kissimmee, could not avoid Heil, Montes said.
Heil, who lived in Kissimmee, was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The crash remains under investigation.