BSO Case Number: 07-1810-003267
Place of Occurrence: 6900 block of Southgate Boulevard, Tamarac
Victim(s): Andre Jules Theophile, 64, male, 2/9/54, 1824 N.W. 4th St., Pompano Beach (DECEASED)
A 64-year-old man died last week after his van struck a tree in Tamarac.
Tamarac Fire Rescue pronounced Andre Jules Theophile dead at the scene on Halloween night. Around 10:30 that evening, he was driving a white Chevrolet work van eastbound on Southgate Boulevard. According to witnesses, as he approached the 6900 block, he drifted off the roadway and struck a large tree in the median.
The preliminary investigation revealed speed was not a factor, no other vehicles were involved and there is no evidence of pre-impact braking at the scene.
The investigation is ongoing.
Dets. Morales & Slagle-Grant, THI
Tamarac, TFR, Crime Scene
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