Tampa, FL (October 26, 2018) - Two motorists were hospitalized following a crash on the Selmon Expressway on Thursday, October 25th.
Florida Highway Patrol responded to the crash scene near mile marker 10. There, they discovered William Lanham lying in the roadway suffering from injuries. After investigating, it was determined that Lanham was traveling eastbound when he slowed for traffic. As he slowed down, he was rear ended by a vehicle. The vehicle driver is identified as 68 year old Solano Insuk. Following the collision, Insuk's vehicle crashed into a barrier wall.
Both Insuk and Lanham were transported to Tampa General Hospital with injuries sustained in the crash. There is no word on the extent of their injuries and police have not said whether they intend to issue any charges in connection with the crash.
Each year, there are over 250,000 injury accidents reported in Florida. These crashes involve all types of vehicles, including motorcycles. Motorcycle riders are more likely to be involved in a serious and fatal crashes. We hope that both motorists in this crash have a full and quick recovery from their injuries.
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