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Saturday, July 31, 2010
Admiral Collins killed on his bike
Retired Adm. LeRoy Collins Jr., the Florida director of veterans' affairs, was killed riding his bike in Tampa early Thursday. The Tampa Tribune reported that an SUV making a left turn hit Collins in a crosswalk about 7 a.m. Police told the paper that no charges would be filed. Here's the Tampa newspaper's report. Additional detail about Collins is at the St. Petersburg Times.