Eric John Riters

Florida Highway Patrol Most Wanted: Eric John Riters, Manslaughter

In 2002, a Florida man drove 97 miles per hour drunk, killing two occupants of a stopped vehicle. Florida Highway Patrol has this man listed on the FHP Most Wanted list.

Eric John Riters was traveling on November 8, 2002, in a 1999 Oldsmobile northbound on N. John Young Parkway (SR 423) at a high rate of speed when he lost control and struck a legally stopped vehicle that was westbound on 33rd Street.

According to Florida Highway Patrol, The front of Riters vehicle struck the driver’s door of the stopped vehicle, killing both people inside of the stopped car.

Eric John Riters

Riters was legally intoxicated and operating his vehicle at approximately 97 miles per hour in a 45 mile per hour zone when this crash occurred. Riters has three active warrants for DUI Manslaughter.

Anyone with information on Riters’s whereabouts is asked to please contact the FHP at

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