News Releases are to be used for informational purposes only.
Information provided should not be relied upon for any type of legal action.
Vehicle: 2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser
Driver: Dennis Moore
Vehicle: 2004 Ford F150
Driver: Leonel Salinas-Torres
On November 1, 2018 at approximately 5:47 a.m., a traffic crash occurred at the intersection of US Highway 301 and Sun City Center Boulevard. Dennis Moore was operating a 2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser northbound on US 301 and was attempting a left turn onto Sun City Center Boulevard. Leonel Salinas-Torres was operating a 2004 Ford F150 truck southbound on US 301. Moore entered the path of southbound traffic when he turned and violated the right of way of Salinas-Torres. The front of the Ford struck the passenger side of the Chrysler. Salinas-Torres declined medical treatment. Moore was initially transported to South Bay Hospital, but was subsequently transferred to Tampa General Hospital via Aeromed. Moore was stabilized and admitted and was listed in critical condition; however, his condition declined and he was pronounced deceased on 11-2-18.