Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office announced an accident on Fletcher resulted in the death of an 83 year old man.
The crash took place when fifty year old Merminia Rodriguez from Tampa, traveled east in the left lane of Fletcher Avenue. As Rodriguez entered the left turn lane driving a Chevy Tahoe she failed to yield to eighty three year old Eddy Ramos. Rodriguez full-sized SUV crashed into Ramos Toyota as Rodriguez turned into the intersection.
The force of the crash mortally injured Rodriguez and he later died at the hospital.
Police said that drugs and alcohol were not a factor and that charges were pending.