Hillsborough County
Chad Chronister, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 15-386

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • July 27, 2015
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    Wrong Way Driver

    The driver was arrested for Driving Under Influence with Property Damage or Personal  Injury.
    • Saturday
    • July 25, 2015
    • Time: 5:29 AM
    • Fletcher Avenue West just east of Rome Avenue

    Vehicle:

    • Chevrolet Cruze

    Driver:


    Megan Horwitz
    DOB: 1-14-88
    1714 E. Jean Street
    Tampa

    Charges:

    • DUI with Property Damage or Personal Injury

    Vehicle:

    • Kia Sedona

    Driver:

    Aurea Rose
    DOB: 1-15-62
    14039 Arbor Knoll Circle
    Tampa

    Details:

    Vehicle one driven by Megan Horwitz was traveling eastbound in the right through lane on Fletcher Avenue West. Horwitz failed to use her designated lane of travel and entered the eastbound through lane while traveling westbound striking the Kia Sedona head on.

    The driver of the Kia was transported to St. Joseph Hospital by Fire Rescue. Horwitz was arrested at the scene.

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