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Hit-and-run kills teen in Tampa

Authorities are investigating a hit-and-run late Saturday night that killed a teenage pedestrian.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 17-year-old Jessie Driggers was crossing the northbound lanes of U.S. 41 north of 19th Avenue around 11:31 p.m. when he was hit by a car heading north in the outside lane.

The driver of the vehicle drove away from the scene.

Hit-and-run kills teen in Tampa 10/18/09 [Last modified: Sunday, October 18, 2009 1:52pm]

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