UPDATE: Titusville Man, 38, Killed After Grabbing Onto Moving Vehicle
By Space Coast Daily // October 15, 2018
crash happened around 7:20 a.m.
BREVARD COUNTY • TITUSVILLE, FLORIDA – Police are still investigating a pedestrian vs. vehicle crash that resulted in the death of a Titusville man early Monday morning at the intersection of South Robins Ave. and Pine St. in Titusville.
According to a Todd Hutchinson of the Titusville Police Department, at approximately 7:20 a.m. on Monday, officers responded to a report of a possible hit-and-run with injuries involving a pedestrian at the intersection of South Robins Avenue and Pine Street.
“The preliminary investigation has revealed that the pedestrian, Shane Laimont Hutchinson, 38, from Titusville , was walking in the area of South Robins Ave and Pine Street and approached a vehicle,” said Deputy Chief Hutchinson.
“For reasons unknown at this time, the man held onto the driver’s door while the driver tried to drive away. The man (Hutchinson) was struck by a trailer attached to the truck.”
The driver, Robert E. Hydorn, 54, from Titusville, left the scene but contacted the police later by phone.
If anyone has information about this crash, please contact the Titusville Police Department at 321-264-7800.
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