RIVERVIEW, FL – One person died, and two others went to the hospital following a two-vehicle collision in central Hillsborough County last Thursday, reports 10 Tampa Bay.
Police say the incident happened late at night on County Road 672 in Riverview, which is near Balm Riverview Road.
The investigation thus far indicates that an SUV and a pickup truck crashed into each other head on.
The driver of the SUV died at the scene of the accident. Authorities have not yet released the identity of the victim to the public.
The driver of the pickup truck became entrapped in the vehicle. Crews worked to extricate him, at which point he was airlifted to a trauma center with critical injuries.
A passenger in the pickup truck also sustained injuries and was taken to a local hospital in stable condition.
The accident remains under investigation with law enforcement.
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