Wrong-way Crash On 275 Near Bearss Avenue Killes Driver

Yet another fatal collision caused by a driver going the wrong way on interstate 275 was reported by the Florida Highway Patrol.

The accident happened Friday morning when the driver of a Honda Civic for reasons unknown drove his car north in the southbound lanes of I-275 in Tampa.

The Civic collided head-on with a rental truck heading south. The force of the collision killed the driver of the Civic but the occupants of the rental truck suffered only minor injuries.

The accident forced the closure of the lanes while authorities cleared the wreckage and investigated the crash. FHP has not yet released further details about the accident.