News: Pinellas Co. man on scooter killed in hit-and-run, suspect found


KENNETH CITY, FL – A man died after falling off an electric scooter being hit by a pickup north of St. Petersburg late last month.

According to WFLA, the man was riding an electric scooter when they fell onto SR-693. The man was then hit by a pickup truck while lying in the roadway. The driver of the pickup immediately fled the scene.

After receiving an anonymous tip, police were able to locate a white Dodge pickup that had damage consistent with the incident details near a home at 36th Avenue North. However, the suspect is still wanted for fleeing the scene of the accident.

If you have lost a loved one due to a hit-and-run collision, you may be entitled to compensation for your loss. Our experienced Pinellas County wrongful death attorneys can help fight for your case. Call today at 866-608-5529 or visit us online to schedule a consultation free of charge.

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