60-year-old James C. Temples has died in a fatal Fort Walton Beach pedestrian-car crash that occurred on Friday, November 26, 2021. It happened around Eglin Parkway and McGriff Street at about 5:16 p.m when James was struck by a vehicle.
According to official reports, James was left with severe injuries and was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The driver of the vehicle that struck James remained at the scene and cooperated with the police.
The accident remains under investigation.