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BSO Case Number: 12-1705-0001620
PIO Number: 17-5-18
Date: May 12, 2017
Time: 8:43 p.m.
Place of Occurrence: 100 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Oakland Park
Jurisdiction: Oakland Park

Driver(s): David Chamberlain, 36, male, Miami

Pedestrian: Valery Gidovlenko, 59, male, 8/6/57, 920 N.W. 7th Ave., Fort Lauderdale (DECEASED)

Description of Incident:

Just before 9 p.m. May 12, a pedestrian, later identified as Valery Gidovlenko, was attempting to cross Oakland Park Boulevard when he was struck by a westbound 2011 Toyota Highlander SUV driven by David Chamberlain. Chamberlain remained on scene and cooperated with investigators.

Detectives believed Gidovlenko was crossing the westbound lanes of West Oakland Park Boulevard from south to north approximately 200 feet west of the designated crosswalk at North Andrews Avenue. The front passenger side of Chamberlain’s SUV struck Gidovlenko in the center thru lane. The pedestrian came to rest in the far right lane of West Oakland Park Boulevard.

Oakland Park Fire Rescue responded and pronounced the pedestrian deceased on scene at approximately 8:49 PM.

The investigation is ongoing.

INVESTIGATORS: THI Dets. M. Kelliher & M. Wiley
THIS REPORT BY: Gina Carter/PIO 5/17/2017 1130

Posted At: 05/17/2017 10:45 AM

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