Tampa, FL (July 16, 2021) - Police in Tampa responded to the scene of a deadly car accident on Friday, July 16th. The crash happened on Bearss Avenue at the intersection with Bruce B. Downs Boulevard.
Officials responded to the scene just after the accident happened. When first responders arrived they pronounced one person dead at the crash site. Police have not released any details on the cause of the accident or the events that led up to it. The deceased victim was not immediately identified. The road was closed at the intersection while officers conducted an investigation.
No further details have been released.
Fatal car accidents in Florida take place approximately eight times per day. When a deadly crash occurs, authorities must carefully examine the scene, including the vehicles involved, in order to determine how the accident happened and who should be held responsible. Unfortunately, many fatal crashes end up taking the lives of innocent victims and leaving devastated family members behind to grieve the loss of their loved ones.
Our condolences are with those affected by this fatal car accident in Tampa.
Rubenstein Law is dedicated to serving individuals & families injured by the negligence of others. We know first-hand the heartbreak that can be left behind after an accident. In our news blog, we write about cases of personal injury relevant to our line of work, and we report on news of judgments and appellate cases that affect the rights of personal injury claimants. We feel a responsibility to raise awareness of the injury and tragic loss of life occurring across our state every day.
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