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Posted on: September 26, 2019

FMPD Makes Arrest in Colonial Hit & Run

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The Fort Myers Police Department, with the cooperation of the Collier County Sheriff’s Office, has made an arrest in the fatal hit and run accident occurring near the intersection of SR82 and Colonial Boulevard. 46-year-old Beatrix Lutz, from Germany, was arrested and charged with felony leaving the scene of an accident involving a death. Lutz may face deportation back to Germany after resolving the charges in Lee County.


50-year-old Ileana Rivera Ortiz was struck on Wednesday, September 18, 2019, by Lutz’s vehicle and later succumbed to her injuries.Beatrix Lutz

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