Hillsborough County, FL – A 41-year old woman who hit a Florida Highway Patrol trooper in an alcohol-related crash Sunday evening in Orient Park area is currently facing multiple charges.
At around 8:24 p.m., 28-year Old Trooper Jessia Manganaro was driving a marked 2014 Dodge Charger west on State Road 574, east of Carroway Street on April 2nd. She had her lights activated and was in the middle of performing a U-turn to double back to help another trooper, reported a highway patrol.
The driver behind Trooper Manganaro, was Susan E. Ross who did not slow down when Manganaro was attempting to make the U-turn. Ross’s mustang read-ended Manganaro’s marked Charger.