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Traffic Fatality


Date / Time of Release: January 19, 2019 0430 hours

Incident: Traffic Fatality

Location: 14th Avenue North and 34th Street North

Date / Time of Incident: January 18, 2019 2320 hours

Brief Description of Incident:

A 2006 Toyota Corolla (taxi cab) being driven by John Windisch (W/M), 07/27/1959), was southbound on 34th Street North. A pedestrian, male, 49 years of age, was crossing the 34th Street North. The front of the Toyota Corolla struck the pedestrian, throwing him to the roadway. The pedestrian was transported to Bayfront Health St. Petersburg, were he was later pronounced dead.

Next of Kin Notified:

Next of kin has not been located to be notified.

Release Prepared by: Officer Jill Cox (TH4)

For more information, please contact the St. Petersburg Police Public Information Office at 727-893-7550 during normal business hours; weekdays from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.