Saturday, November 17, 2018
Public safety

Driver sought in fatal Pasco hit-and-run involving bicyclist

Florida Highway Patrol is seeking a hit-and-run driver who fatally struck a bicyclist in Pasco County on Wednesday night.

Troopers say 48-year-old Hans Mentor, of Wesley Chapel, was struck from behind while riding northbound on Boyette Road just before 11 p.m.

Mentor died at the scene, troopers said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Florida Highway Patrol at 813-558-1800 or Crime Stoppers at 800-873-TIPS. Tips can also be submitted on the Crime Stoppers website.

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