A Florida International University student died Sunday while crossing Eighth Street in Southwest Miami-Dade.
University administrators released a statement Sunday evening identifying the student as 18-year-old Alexis Dale.
Her friends were mourning the loss on social media. Dale's Facebook account said she was born in Denver, Colorado, and was from San Diego, California. She was interested in information technology.
The Florida Highway Patrol was investigating the incident.
RIP Alexis Dale 🙏🏽 https://t.co/S3L9i6oKKb— Gold Paw Sharp Claw (@F5_GPSC) August 20, 2017