TAMPA DETECTIVES SEARCHING FOR PICK UP TRUCK USED IN HIT AND RUN

03/21/18
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Incident Date/Time:  3/18/2018 at 1:38 AM

Location: W. Cleveland Street and S. Westland Avenue

Incident Type:  Hit and Run

Victim Info:  Dwayne C. Frederick W/M 1-10-70

Suspect's Vehicle:  Silver full size pickup truck, possibly Ford F150 with a tonneau style cover on the bed and step rails on the side.

Details:  On 3-18-18 at 1:38 AM, Dwayne Frederick was riding his bicycle westbound on Cleveland St within the designated bicycle lane. He was struck from behind by a newer silver full size pickup truck, possibly a Ford F150, throwing him from the bicycle. Frederick sustained serious injuries and was transported to Tampa General Hospital. The vehicle involved fled the scene.

Detectives are asking the public for assistance in identifying the driver of the pickup truck. Anyone with information should contact Crimestoppers of Tampa Bay 1.800.873.TIPS.

Video available: https://youtu.be/YtNi6v1GVno