Fatal Hernando County Crash CR-574 5/31/20

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Fatal Hernando County Crash CR-574 5/31/20

Sun, 05/31/2020 - 12:33
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A vehicle was traveling eastbound on CR-574 (Spring Hill Drive), west of Maguire Avenue. A pedestrian was walking southbound across CR-574 and entered the path of the vehicle. As a result, the vehicle collided with the pedestrian who suffered serious injuries. Following the crash, the driver fled the crash scene on foot. Transported to an area hospital, the pedestrian later expired from the injuries sustained during the crash. FHP troopers are currently searing for Kevin Patrick Benstead, 61, of Brooksville, Florida, identified as the driver of the vehicle. Anyone with information regarding this suspect is asked to contact the FHP by calling 813-558-1800 or crime stoppers.  

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