Hit & Run with a Fatality

Case #: PD200822269055
Date & Time of Occurrence: 08/22/2020 at 6:13 p.m.
Address of Occurrence: 10200 Block of Collins Avenue
  Bal Harbour Village, Florida
Subject #1:
Subject’s Name: Luisa Fernanda Ahearn, (W/F)
Subject’s DOB: 09/17/1995
Subject’s Age: 24
Deceased #1:
Deceased’s Name: Ethan Gordon, (W/M)
Deceased’s Age: 14
Vehicle #1:
Vehicle Make/Model: KIA / Optima
Vehicle Color: Silver
Vehicle Lic. Plate: IYY-I58
Vehicle Description: Subject Vehicle: Should have windshield and right front end damage.

Fatal Hit & Run

(Miami-Dade County, FL) — 

The Miami-Dade Police Department, Traffic Homicide Unit, is investigating a hit and run crash that resulted in the death of a 14 year-old bicyclist.

According to investigators, the child was crossing Collins Avenue at the 10200 block, when he was struck by the subject vehicle traveling northbound. The driver failed to stop and render aid, instead fled the scene northbound on Collins Avenue and then westbound on 163 Street.  Miami-Dade Fire Rescue transported the child to a local hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.  The vehicle involved is a silver 2018 KIA Optima with windshield and right front end damage.

Investigators have identified Luisa Fernanda Ahearn as one of the subjects involved, and are seeking the assistance of the community in providing information on her whereabouts.

Update #1: Investigators have made contact with Ms. Ahearn’s attorney and are no longer searching for her.  The vehicle still remains unfound.