TAMPA, F.L. (WCBD) – The Florida Highway Patrol responded to a traffic accident in Tampa, FL last night that involved a Lowcountry resident.
The accident happened on Friday, November 27 at around 9:12 pm.
Officials say a vehicle was traveling southbound on Dale Mabry Highway approaching Fountain Mist Drive when it struck a pedestrian who was walking across the highway.
The pedestrian, who was a Summerville resident, was transported to an area hospital and later died from her injuries.
The Florida Highway Patrol investigated the accident.