Plantation police search for hit-and-run driver involved in fatal crash

Patrick Kallman, 31, struck by car while checking on girlfriend after crash


PLANTATION, Fla. – Plantation police continue to search for the driver of a vehicle who struck and killed a man after a crash in Plantation late last month.

Patrick Kallman, 31, and his girlfriend, Jennifer Jacon, 37, were killed July 30 after Kallman's truck struck a tree at the intersection of South Pine Island Road and Peters Road.

Jacon was ejected from the truck and died at the scene. Authorities said Kallman was struck by a second vehicle after he got out of his truck and was trying to check on his girlfriend.

Police described the car as a 1990s-2000s unknown make and model 4-door vehicle. The vehicle is light colored, possibly white or silver, and may have front-end and driver's-side mirror damage.

Anyone with information about the hit-and-run is asked to call Detective Robert Rettig at 954-797-2193 or Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.

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