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PEDESTRIAN KILLED IN HIT AND RUN CRASH

PIO Number: 17-5-8                                   BSO Case Number:                                     

Date: May 5, 2017                                       Time: 8:37 p.m.

Jurisdiction: Oakland Park

Place of Occurrence: 600 E. Commercial Blvd., Oakland Park

Driver(s): Unidentified

Pedestrian(s): Kinna Collander, 28, male, 7/13/88, 641 NE 57 St., Oakland Park (DECEASED)

Description of Incident:

Broward Sheriff's Office traffic homicide detectives are investigating a fatal hit and run crash in Oakland Park.

Just before 8:40 p.m. May 5, Kinna Collander was walking south across East Commercial Boulevard, in or near the crosswalk, and near Northeast Sixth Avenue when he was struck by a vehicle.

The vehicle, which was headed west on East Commercial Boulevard, continued in that direction. BSO’s Traffic Homicide Investigation Unit responded to the scene.

Oakland Park Fire Rescue transported Collander to Broward Health Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead.

Detectives believe the suspect’s vehicle may be light in color and has damage to its front bumper, hood and windshield.

Anyone with additional information is asked to contact THI Det. Michael Kelliher at 954-321-4845. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS (8477) or online at browardcrimestoppers.org.

INVESTIGATORS:                                                               THIS REPORT BY:

Dets. Kelliher & Morales, THI                                               Joy Oglesby/PIO

Oakland Park, OPFR                                                            May 6, 2017  16:37

 

Posted At: 05/06/2017 04:37 PM

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