TAMPA, FL – One driver died and another was injured when their vehicles collided on Interstate 4 in Hillsborough County Wednesday morning.
According to the Tampa Bay Times, the accident occurred on I-4 east near 50th Street at about 8:35 a.m. The Florida Highway Patrol said a 37-year-old man was driving an SUV eastbound when he hit the back of a car as he was changing lanes. The impact caused the car to be pushed into a concrete barrier wall before it ended up back on the interstate.
The driver of the car, a 58-year-old woman from Spring Hill, was pronounced dead after being taken to a local hospital. The SUV driver, a St. Petersburg resident, sustained minor injuries.
At Kemp, Ruge and Green, we are dedicated to helping car accident victims get the compensation they are entitled to. So if you have been involved in an unfortunate crash, contact our Hillsborough County Car Accident Lawyers for a free consultation to find out how we can assist you. Give us a call at 727-325-5512 or complete our contact form to speak with a member of our legal team.