Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 12-146

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • April 26, 2012
    • Contact Person:
    • Larry McKinnon : lmckinno@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813/247-8094

    Traffic Fatality

    Pedestrian suffers fatal injuries.
    • Tuesday
    • April 24, 2012
    • Time: 10:05 PM
    • Fletcher Avenue and 22nd Street

    Pedestrian:

    John Lusch (Fatality)
    DOB: 11/19/1955
    No local address
    (Last known address: VA Hospital)

    Vehicle:

    1988 Chevrolet Pickup

    Driver:

    Roscoe Emanuel
    DOB: 12/27/1992
    2605 McIntosh Drive
    Lakeland, Florida

    Details:

    On April 24, 2012 at approximately 10:05 p.m., a pedestrian identified as John Lusch was walking northbound across Fletcher Avenue approximately 100 feet east of the crosswalk of 22nd Street. Lusch was struck by a truck driven by Roscoe Emanuel traveling west in the inside lane of Fletcher Avenue. Lusch was pronounced deceased at the scene.

    The investigation continues.
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