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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 15-194

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • April 9, 2015
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    Traffic Fatality

    Motorcyclist involved in single vehicle accident.
    • Thursday
    • April 9, 2015
    • Time: 2:33 AM
    • Providence Run Boulevard


    •  2012 Harley Davidson


    Leslie Dale Funkhouser
    DOB: 04/24/1968
    1411 Star Jasmine Lane

    Fatal Injuries, wearing helmet and eye protection.


    On April 9, 2015 at 2:33 am, Leslie Funkhouser was traveling eastbound on Providence Run Boulevard on his 2012 Harley Davidson motorcycle.  He drifted to the right and became unbalanced in the drainage gutter.  He and the motorcycle went down and he slid across the road where he struck a tree on the other side. There were no other vehicles or persons involved.

    Next of kin has been notified.
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