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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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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


    • Chevrolet Cruze


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


    • DUI with Property Damage or Personal Injury


    • Kia Sedona


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


    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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