Hillsborough County, FL. – The fatal crash that left one dead occurred early Friday morning at 1:04 a.m. on Southbound U.S. 301 near Bishop Road.
A 2004 GMC Yukon lost control for unknown reasons and left the roadway causing it to rotate and crash into several trees before coming to a stop, said Florida Highway Patrol.
The driver Lopez-Yesca, 22, and one of his passengers, Moliton Ramirez-Mati, 23, fled the scene on foot after crashing and leaving Gabriel Hernandez Tello, 34, of Wimauma who suffered critical injuries.
Tello was found dead at the scene.
A massive search was performed for the two suspects. They were both later arrested Early Friday morning.
Investigations are still underway to determine the cause of the accident.