Bicyclist, 13, Injured in Hillsborough Hit and Run
The boy was airlifted to Tampa General Hospital.
HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY – A 13-year-old bicyclist was injured on New Year’s Eve in a hit and run crash, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Cameron Fuller, 13, of Ruskin, was airlifted to Tampa General Hospital. He is in critical condition. He was not wearing a helmet, troopers said.
The crash happened about 7:20 p.m. on U.S. 41 south of the intersection with State Road 674. Troopers said Cameron was crossing U.S. 41 south of the marked crosswalk when he was hit by an SUV that did not stop.
The SUV was described as a green 2000-2006 Chevrolet Suburban. Troopers said it should be damaged in the area of the left front headlight. Anyone with any information is asked to contact the FHP at (813) 631-4020 or Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477) or go to crimestopperstb.com. You could get a reward of up to $3,000.
For information about the Florida Highway Patrol, go to flhsmv.gov.
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