News: Woman killed when car collides with semi-truck on U.S. 301

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, FL – The Florida Highway Patrol said a driver died after a collision with a semitrailer truck in Hillsborough County Friday night.

According to the Tampa Bay Times, a 31-year-old woman was driving her car south on U.S. 301 at about 9:15 p.m. when the accident occurred. As she attempted to make a turn onto Massaro Boulevard, her vehicle hit the trailer of the truck.

State troopers said the woman’s car became lodged in a metal bar in the rear of the trailer and was dragged about 200 feet. The driver, a Tampa resident, was pronounced dead of her injuries at an area hospital.

A 6-year-old boy who was a passenger in the car sustained minor injuries. The truck driver was not hurt.

If you have been the victim of a serious car accident caused by another driver’s negligence, you may be entitled to significant compensation for medical bills and other expenses you have incurred. The law office of Kemp, Ruge and Green is your best legal partner during this challenging time. Our Hillsborough County Car Accident Lawyers will fight for the money you deserve while you recover from your accident. Get started today with a free consultation by calling us at 727-853-6034.

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