ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35 ORLANDO) -
A foreign exchange student from France is dead after Florida Highway Patrol troopers say he walked into the path of an oncoming car near the University of Central Florida campus on Sunday morning.
Troopers have identified the student as Geoffrey Pimpernelle, 22. He was attending UCF at the time of his death.
Investigators say Pimpernelle was crossing the street on University Boulevard at around 2:15 a.m. when he failed to stop for a car, which troopers said had the right of way.
Troopers say the driver of the car tested negative for alcohol.