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Woman dies after falling out of truck on Clearwater Memorial Causeway

CLEARWATER — A 23-year-old Dunedin woman died early Sunday after she fell out of a moving truck on the Clearwater Memorial Causeway, police said.

About 1:15 a.m., a 2001 Dodge pickup was headed west toward Clearwater Beach when Katrina Z. Prewitt, the front seat passenger, tumbled out of the vehicle as it drove across the bridge.

Prewitt hit the pavement and sustained critical injuries. She was flown to Bayfront Health St. Petersburg, where she died hours later, Clearwater police said.

Police are investigating her death, which is not ruled suspicious.

Times staff

Woman dies after falling out of truck on Clearwater Memorial Causeway 06/30/14 [Last modified: Monday, June 30, 2014 11:38pm]
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