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Ruby Jean Butler, 64, killed in collision near St. Petersburg, Florida
Caleb Fitzgerald was booked into the Pinellas County Jail late Friday on one count of leaving the scene of a crash involving a death. He was released Saturday after posting a bond of $50,000.
About three weeks later, on Sept. 22, the Pinellas State Attorney's Office dropped that felony charge against the teen stating 'circumstances revealed do not warrant prosecution at this time'. Assistant State Attorney Doneen Loar tells Bay News 9 that the teen was not at fault in the crash.
Fitzgerald hit Butler first when she was pushing a shopping cart across a street, which pushed her to the center lane where she was hit yet again by a different car.