Tampa Man Killed in Hit-and-Run in Pasco CountyTrusted Content
Legally reviewed by:Erik Abrahamson, J.D. October 29, 2019
New Port Richey, FL (10/27/2019) – A man died after being struck by a driver early Sunday, October 27. The crash happened around 1:12 am on U.S. 19 south of Sea Ranch Drive.
Alonzo Maurice Milton, 40, crossed a highway in Pasco County early that morning. A southbound vehicle struck him and fled the scene. Mr. Milton died in the crash.
Police found a piece of a chrome bumper and a bleach bucket and towel at the scene. They believe the driver is in a large Dodge or Chevrolet truck and possibly works for a pool maintenance company.
Our hearts go out to all of those impacted by this tragedy. Pedestrian accidents like this one occur far too often in Florida. It’s essential that fatal pedestrian accidents be thoroughly investigated so that the cause of the collision can be understood, and the responsible party can be identified and, if warranted, held accountable.
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Sources: WFLA, WTSP, TBReporter