- BSO Case Number:
- Place of Occurrence:
- 2000 block of South State Road 7, West Park
- Driver 1:
- Michael Dodsworth, 77, 6/21/44, male, 10700 City Center Blvd, Pembroke Pines (DECEASED)
The Broward Sheriff’s Office Traffic Homicide Unit is investigating a hit-and-run crash that resulted in the death of a 77-year-old man from Pembroke Pines.
At approximately 11:59 p.m. Monday, Nov. 22, Michael Dodsworth and two passengers were traveling southbound in a 2014 Chrysler 200 on South State Road 7. At the same time, a 2021 Chevrolet Silverado was traveling northbound on South State Road 7 in the center thru lane.
According to detectives, Dodsworth attempted to make a left turn into a business plaza, entered into the path of the Chevrolet and was struck. The driver of the Chevrolet then fled the scene on foot following the collision. Witnesses described him as a black male with dreads wearing a black jacket.
BSO deputies and Broward Sheriff Office Fire Rescue responded, and Dodsworth and the two passengers were transported to Memorial Regional Hospital to be treated. Dodsworth, who was listed in critical condition, died a short time later due to his injuries.
Detectives are asking anyone with information about this case or the identity of the driver to contact BSO Traffic Homicide Detective Chandler Greetham at 954-321-4844. If you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS (8477) or online at browardcrimestoppers.org. Anonymous tips that lead to an arrest are eligible for a reward of up to $5,000.
West Park, BSFR
Det. C. Greetham, THI
Sgt. R. Hager, THI
THIS REPORT BY:
Gerdy St. Louis/PIO