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Pedestrian who was killed in Tampa identified

TAMPA — Police have identified the pedestrian who was hit and killed by a car on Adamo Drive early Friday.

Stephan Alexander Scheer, 26, of 3972 Magnolia Lake Lane in Orlando, was walking east on the south side of Adamo near N Yeoman Street about 2:43 a.m. when a blue Chevy truck approached.

Police say Scheer jumped in front of the truck, which struck him. Scheer died at the scene.

The truck driver, Douglass M. Fink, 27, of 2417 Cattleman Drive in Brandon, was not injured.

The crash remains under investigation.

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Pedestrian who was killed in Tampa identified 03/16/10 [Last modified: Tuesday, March 16, 2010 11:32am]
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