Man struck 86-year-old father with car, backed up and drove forward multiple times, killing him

A man from Treasure Island named Mark Mckeown aged 61-year old got accused for allegedly struck and killed his 86-year old father by a car over the weekend.

As reported by officials, the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office on November 11, Saturday after 8:30 p.m. responded to R Bar at 245 108th Ave. in reference to a fatal hit-and-run crash. Investigators revealed that he dragged his father with a 2019 black Dodge Ram.As a report says Mark McKeown backed into a parking space, and his father walked toward the vehicle before falling. The vehicle started moving, and Mckeown allegedly hit his father and dragged him in the parking a lot.

McKeown then reversed the vehicle and drove his car over father’s body for several times before fleeing the scene.

His father was then transported to the hospital and pronounced dead.

Mark McKeown was taken into custody by the deputies and then taken into the Pinellas County Jail on a charge of leaving the scene of a crash involving death. Then as the records says that he was released on $50,000 bond the next day.

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