Hillsborough County
Chad Chronister, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 16-208

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • May 13, 2016
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    Traffic Fatality

    Driver in single vehicle traffic crash expires.
    • Friday
    • May 13, 2016
    • Time: 11:05 AM
    • Fishhawk Boulevard West of Fishhawk Ridge Drive

    Vehicle:

    • 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee

    Driver:

    Martin Otto Klein
    DOB: 10/07/62
    3211 W Swann Avenue
    Tampa

    Details:

    On May 13, 2016 at 11:05 am, Martin Klein was driving his 1995 Jeep Cherokee westbound on Fishhawk Boulevard. For unknown reasons, Mr. Klein drifted right, struck the guard rail of the Fishhawk Creek overpass and drove to the right over the embankment. Mr. Klein was ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
     
    Next of kin has been notified. The investigation continues.
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