FILED UNDER: NO GOOD DEED GOES UNPUNISHED – Man Killed and Car Stolen after Stopping to Help Fellow Driver

Dhimitri Andoni saw a driver who had lost control of their vehicle near downtown St. Petersburg on I-275 and immediately stopped to help. Andoni’s own vehicle camera recorded the good deed.  People reports that “shortly after stopping, the motorist was able to depart the scene and Andoni walked back to his vehicle,” when he was struck and killed by 30-year-old Dana Thomas Byrd. “Byrd stopped along the shoulder, approached Andoni and discovered he was deceased. Byrd then entered Andoni’s vehicle and fled the scene of the crash.”  Read more: