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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 17-634

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • October 30, 2017
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    Traffic Fatality

    Motorcyclist expires at the scene of the crash.
    • Saturday
    • October 28, 2017
    • Time: 3:30 AM
    • 78th Street south of Causeway Boulevard

    Vehicle: 1998 Harley Sportster

    Driver: Brian J. Drozdowski (Fatality)
    Age 31
    3606 Woodhill Drive

    Vehicle: 1993 Ford F250

    Driver: Yoedel Hernandez
    Age 32
    7469 Arrawana Avenue

    Vehicle: 2004 Ford Explorer

    Driver: Cenessia Jarmese Keys
    Age 34
    13145 Sonoma Bend Place



    On October 28, 2017 at 3:30 a.m., Brian J, Drozdowski was operating his 1998 Harley Sportster, southbound on 78th Street south of Causeway Boulevard, when he crossed over the center line and struck a 1993 Ford F-250, driven by Yoedel Hernandez which was traveling northbound on 78th Street.

    Drozdowski was ejected from the motorcycle and was then struck by a 2004 Ford Explorer, driven by Cenessia Jarmese Key who was also traveling southbound on 78th Street. Drozdowski died at the scene. There were no indicators of impairment from either Keys or Hernandez. Mr. Drozdowski was wearing a helmet. Next of kin has been notified.

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