CAPE CORAL- The Cape Coral Police Traffic Homicide Unit investigated a crash in the 1500 Block of NE Pine Island Road on June 18th 2009. The investigation concluded that Louis Trasatti IV (03-05-87 of Cape Coral) was impaired while operating a vehicle when he struck a bicyclist, Martin Gasber (04-07-68 of North Fort Myers). Gasber died from his injuries that day.
After a year and a half, Trasatti plead no contest to charges of Vehicular Homicide. He was sentenced to 78 months in state prison, followed by 108 months of probation upon his release, 120 hours of community service and he has to write a letter to the victim’s mother.