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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 18-789

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Affairs Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • November 26, 2018
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    Traffic Fatality

    Driver died from his injuries in single vehicle accident.
    • Sunday
    • November 25, 2018
    • Time: 6:15 AM
    • Kingsway Avenue

    Vehicle: 2008 Honda Accord

    Driver: Rickey Charles
    DOB: 01/20/62
    2712 Lenna Ave.
    Seffner, FL


    On November 25, 2018 at 6:15 a.m., Rickey Charles was northbound on Kingsway Avenue in his 2008 blue Honda Accord when he appeared to have suffered a medical event. He went off of the right shoulder of the roadway, just south of Palm Avenue, crossed Palm Avenue and struck a chain link fence on the northeast corner of Palm Avenue and Kingsway Avenue. HCFR transported him to Brandon Regional Hospital where he was pronounced deceased at 6:53 a.m. Next of kin has been notified.
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