Weekend Pedestrian Fatality

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WHEN: 8/3/2014, 5 a.m.

WHERE: 4116 West Hillsborough Avenue, Tampa

VICTIM: Jerome Thomas, 03/30/70, W/M, at large address

DETAILS: The victim, who was riding a bicycle, was attempting to cross West Hillsborough Avenue in a northbound direction approximately 300 feet west of the intersection of North Lois Avenue. The victim failed to observe eastbound traffic on Hillsborough Avenue and the driver of the vehicle hit the bicyclist. The impact resulted in the victim's death. The bicyclist was wearing dark clothing and the motorist did not see him crossing the road. The driver was not cited.