14-year-old leaves parents at fair, killed shortly after

TAMPA - A 14-year-old boy was tragically killed Friday night after he was hit by a car as he ran across Interstate 4 near U.S. Highway 301.

According Florida Highway Patrol, Andrew Joseph III was with his parents at the fair and for some reason left.

As he ran across I-4, Joseph was struck by an on coming vehicle driven by 19-year-old Jonathan Hatfield.

The injuries from the impact were too significant and Joseph died at the scene.

No alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash.

Hatfield, nor his passenger sustained any injuries.

The investigation continues.

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