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www.polksheriff.org > Citizen Alerts > Southwest Polk/Lakeland - Pipkin Rd & South Florida Avenue - Fatal Hit and Run Crash  

Citizen Alerts: Southwest Polk/Lakeland - Pipkin Rd & South Florida Avenue - Fatal Hit and Run Crash

Area/Location

Southwest Polk/Lakeland - Pipkin Rd & South Florida Avenue - Fatal Hit and Run Crash 

News Date

9/12/2013 

Message From

Polk County Sheriff's Office 

Title

Seeking Public's Assistance for Information on Fatal Hit & Run... 

News Story

Polk County Sheriff's Office Traffic Homicide Unit is currently investigating a Hit & Run Crash from yesterday evening around 9:41 p.m. near the Outback Restaurant at Pipkin Road & South Florida Avenue, in South Lakeland.  A wheel-chaired pedestrian was struck while crossing the street and later died.  Investigators are asking for your help in locating the vehicle that fled the scene and identifying the driver of this vehicle, a red Honda or Acura, 4-door passenger car with possible damage to the passenger side mirror and damage to the windshield. Vehicle was traveling southbound on Florida Avenue when the crash occurred.  Should you see this vehicle or have any information about this crash, please contact Polk County Sheriff's Office Investigators at 863-287-5552, as soon as possible. 

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Created at 9/12/2013 10:16 AM  by Skiba, Karen 
Last modified at 9/12/2013 10:16 AM  by Skiba, Karen