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John Roderick McKinnon
203 Bywater Drive
1103 Brightside Drive
Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office detectives are investigating a traffic fatality that occurred on December 14, 2013 on Nixon Road. John McKinnon was laying in the middle of the southbound lane of Nixon Road approximately 300 yards north of Cedar Dune Drive. The 2004 Mazda driven by Kenny Tejeda was traveling south in the southbound lane of Nixon Road at approximately 40 mph, failed to observe McKinnon and struck him with the front of the car. There were no street lights in the area of the crash and the victim was wearing dark clothing. It is unknown why McKinnon was laying in the roadway. Toxicology is pending on McKinnon.