Hillsborough County, FL (December 31, 2019) - A Road Ranger was hurt in a four-vehicle crash in Hillsborough County. The crash took place on Saturday, December 28th around 11:50 p.m. near milepost 57.
According to reports, 38-year-old Jeffery Morgan was driving a 2019 Chevy Silverado that was stopped on the shoulder of the roadway behind a 2001 Dodge Ranger. As he was investigating the Ranger, a Chevy Traverse driven by 35-year-old Keymo Rashod Pearson collided with a Subaru Impreza. The force of that collision pushed the Impreza into the back fo Morgan's Silverado as well as the Dodge Durango. Morgan was taken to Advent Health with non-life-threatening injuries.
The Florida Highway Patrol investigated the crash. Alcohol was not a factor in the accident. No further information is available.
A reportable car accident takes place in Florida approximately every 92 seconds. Many Florida car accidents take place on major thoroughfares and highways. Highway accidents tend to take place at high speeds and can involve serious injuries to innocent motorists and passengers. We hope that Jeffery Morgan makes a complete recovery from his injuries.
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