Tampa, FL (October 11, 2018) - Police in Tampa are investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Bruce B. Downs Boulevard. The crash happened on Wednesday, October 10th.
At least four cars were involved in the collision which occurred in the northbound lanes of the roadway. One person was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident while several others were transported to local hospitals with serious injuries. The deceased victim has not been identified at this time.
The road was expected to be closed for several hours while crash detectives processed and investigated the scene. There is no word at this time on how the crash occurred and no further information is available.
Several fatal crashes occur on a daily basis across our state. On average, a fatal accident is reported every 8 hours. Each time a driver gets behind the wheel, they expose themselves to the potential risk of being involved in a serious or fatal car accident.
We will have to await more details regarding this crash on Downs Boulevard and if we receive more information we will bring it to you.
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