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Deputies arrest driver accused of plowing into home, leaving 71-year-old woman pinned under truck

Posted at 5:22 PM, Nov 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-27 09:38:27-05

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. — Hillsborough County deputies have arrested a man they say ran away after driving a truck into the living room of a home, pinning a 71-year-old woman underneath it.

Robert Devon Siders III, 30, was arrested on Monday for leaving the scene of a crash with serious bodily injury, reckless driving with serious bodily injury and driving with a revoked license. Records show that Siders license was permanently revoked in 2010 due to a DUI.

Detectives say that Siders was driving his 2004 Chevrolet Silverado when it crashed into the residence on Pepperfield Drive on Saturday night.

Related: Neighbors rush to try to rescue woman pinned underneath truck that crashed into her home

Deputies say Siders ran away from the scene of the crash, leaving a 71-year-old woman pinned under the truck. Several neighbors tried to rescue a woman before firefighters arrived. On Monday, the woman remained in the hospital in critical condition.

Shortly after the crash,  a warrant was issued for Siders arrest. Deputies say he was located on Monday hiding underneath a residence located in the 12000 block of Four Oaks Road.

He was transported to jail without incident. He's being held without bond due to his violation of probation.