Pedestrians Struck by Vehicle on Sidewalk

08/14/18
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**UPDATE**

The victim involved in the pedestrian accident died as a result of the injuries.

Philip A Ortolani 09/19/48

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**UPDATE**

Names of those involved in the pedestrian accident.

Victim #1: Beatrice Sanchez H/F 12/21/80
Victim #2 Constance Ortolani W/F 07/30/48
Victim #3 (serious injuries) Philip A Ortolani 09/19/48
Driver: Samuel Steven Weinstein W/M 11/20/46

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Three pedestrians were hurt, one seriously injured after a driver went off the road and up the sidewalk. The driver of a 2013 Audi appeared to have had a medical episode as he was driving south on Franklin Street. He swerved off the road near Old Water and hit three people on the sidewalk. All three pedestrians were taken to Tampa General Hospital. The driver is cooperating with detectives. The investigation continues.