News: Hit-and-run crash in East Lake leaves one dead

EAST LAKE, FL – A scooter driver was killed by a hit-and-run driver on East Lake Road around 2:10 a.m. Sunday morning.


According to Tampa Bay News, the fatal crash happened in the outside northbound lanes just south of Woodlands Boulevard. The Florida Highway Patrol reported that the scooter driver died at the crash scene.


Debris from the suspect’s car was left at the scene. This helped local authorities identify the vehicle as a 2015-2019 Nissan Sentra. They are asking anyone with any knowledge of the crash to contact them.



Did you lose a loved one in a fatal crash due to someone’s reckless driving, or to a driver who fled the scene? Discuss your case with an East Lake Crash Attorney who has the resources to investigate the crime and fight for compensation. At Kemp, Ruge and Green Law Group we strive to bring our clients the justice they deserve. Get started today with a free case evaluation. Call us at 727-835-8327 or fill out our easy contact form.

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