Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 13-441

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • November 12, 2013
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    Traffic Fatality

    Driver suffers fatal injuries from traffic crash.
    • Thursday
    • November 7, 2013
    • Time: 1:29 PM
    • W. Del Webb Blvd. / Haverford Ave.
    • Sun City Center

    Involved:

    Vehicle: Club Car Golf Cart
    Driver: Carl Kopischkie
    DOB: 10-14-1942
    1211 Hacienda Drive
    Sun City Center, FL
    Fatal Injuries - no safety equipment

    Vehicle: 2009 Chevrolet HHR
    Driver: Michael H. Dunn
    DOB: 01-26-1948
    506 Falmouth St.
    Temple Terrace, FL
    No Injuries - Seatbelt in use

    Details:

    On November 7, 2013 at 1:29 p.m. Carl Kopischkie was operating his golf cart eastbound on Haverford Avenue. He failed to stop for the posted stop sign and entered the intersection. Michael Dunn was operating a 2009 Chevrolet HHR southbound on Del Webb Boulevard when he observed the golf cart enter his path. The Chevrolet and the golf cart collided within the intersection and Carl Kopischkie was ejected from the golf cart. He was transported to South Bay Hospital were he was pronounced deceased at 1405 hours. The investigation continues.
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