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Gregory Perenich
25 February 2020

Florida Man Charged in Death of Woman Who Fell Out of Truck, Run Over on I-75

Man Charged in Death of Woman Who Fell Out of Truck, run over on interstate 75Alachua County, FL (February 22, 2020) – A woman was killed Saturday evening after she fell out of a moving truck and was run over on Interstate 75. Her boyfriend was arrested later that day and faces charges of leaving the scene involving a death.

According to witnesses, the incident occurred northwest of Gainesville at approximately 5 PM on the southbound side of I-75 near the exit to U.S. 441 near Alachua. Witnesses saw a black Ford pickup truck swerving onto the grass shoulder of the highway with a woman hanging out of the passenger door. She was dragged several hundred feet before she fell out and was run over by the vehicle.

Anyone with any information on the incident is asked to contact Crime Stoppers or the Florida Highway Patrol at 1-800-387-1290.

For more information on the woman run over on Interstate 75, click here.