Victim in Hit and Run Crash Dies from Injuries

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DATE/TIME: 6/9/2013 at 12:13 a.m.

LOCATION: East Lake Avenue and North 12th Street, Tampa

VICTIM: Patricia Louisy, DOB: 6/9/1953, B/F, 1228 East Osborne Avenue, Tampa (Deceased)


The pedestrian involved in a hit and run crash last weekend died from her injuries late yesterday (6/13/2013) afternoon. While on patrol, two Tampa Police officers spotted Patricia Louisy lying in the eastbound lane of East Lake Avenue on June 9th. The preliminary investigation indicated that Louisy was struck by a vehicle. She was transported to Tampa General Hospital in critical condition where she later died.

Detectives are actively investigating to identify the driver and suspect vehicle in this case. Anyone with information is asked to call the Tampa Police Department at 813-231-6130. Those wishing to remain anonymous can provide their tips to Crimestoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS or text a tip to CSTB plus your tip to 274637.

Janelle McGregor

**Previous Release**

Vehicle versus Pedestrian Traffic Crash

On 6/9 at approximately 12:15 am Tampa Police Department officers while in the area of N. 12 Street and E. Lake Avenue "rolled up" on an apparent crash scene involving a middle-aged b/f, who was found to be unconscious and unresponsive. At this time, it appears as if the crash is a "Hit and Run".

The b/f in unidentified at this time and is in the process of being transported to Tampa General Hospital with potential life threatening injuries.

Lt. S. Hartnnett
Tampa Police Department