TAMPA, FL – New evidence suggests that the off-duty detention officer who crashed into a car on August 20th may have been at fault, Tampa Bay Times reports. Krista Ricther, 65, was pulling out of the Burger Culture restaurant on N Dale Mabry Hwy in a Nissan Murano and was about to make a U-turn when a Mustang operated by off-duty detention
ST. PETERSBURG, FL – Three people were injured in a single-vehicle crash during a police pursuit around 28th Ave and 4th St Thursday, IONTB reports. Deputies were near 66th St and 49th Ave when they saw a Dodge Charger driven by Haidar Ateia, 27, flee the area at excessive speeds. Ateia was seen by witnesses shooting a gun in the air before
PALM HARBOR, FL – Two people died, and three were injured after a Tesla plowed into a home on Manning Rd near Hermosa Dr Saturday, Fox 13 reports. A 43-year-old was speeding on Manning Rd in A Tesla with three passengers. As he approached the intersection with Hermosa Dr he ran through a stop sign and was launched into the air after
ST. PETERSBURG, FL – A driver is facing criminal charges in connection with a fatal car accident in St. Petersburg last month, the Tampa Bay Times reports. 21-year-old Willy Lloyd was arrested Wednesday in the July 30 crash. St. Petersburg Police said he was driving a Nissan Rogue at high speed on Tyrone Boulevard when he tried to pass between two vehicles.
SEFFNER, FL – State troopers say a speeding driver crashed into the parking lot of a Hillsborough County car dealership Sunday morning, killing one passenger in her vehicle and injuring two others. Fox 13 News reports the driver was 24-year-old Jennifer Carvajal, who now faces several criminal charges including driving under the influence and reckless driving. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Carvajal