TAMPA, FL – A 51-year-old woman died after being trapped beneath a car in an accident that happened Saturday just east of US Highway 41, reports WFLA News Channel 8.
Police say the crash occurred just before 4 p.m. at the intersection of 9th Street North and East Powhatan Avenue.
Law enforcement has not elaborated on the circumstances of the crash except to say that medics attempted to rescue the victim at the scene. She died after transport to a local hospital.
It is unclear at this time how many vehicles were involved in the accident and if other people were hurt. Our team will work to update the blog if we learn more about how the wreck happened.
The incident remains under investigation with Tampa police.
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