91-Year-Old Tampa Woman Fatally Hit by Car on Dale Mabry Highway
Tampa, Florida (January 13, 2018) – An elderly pedestrian using a walker died after being struck by a vehicle on Friday night in Tampa, according to FHP.
The accident took place at the intersection of Dale Mabry Highway and Mapledale Boulevard at around 8:29 p.m. Friday, January 12.
Troopers said Isabel Triana, 91, of Tampa was attempting to cross Dale Mabry Highway when she was knocked down by a 2002 Jeep Liberty driven southbound by Ricky Dean Sherrin, 58, of Lutz.
The victim was not using a crosswalk when she was struck by the car, which was on a green light, troopers said.
Triana suffered major injuries and was rushed to St. Joseph’s Hospital, where she was pronounced deceased.
Troopers said no charges have been filed.
We wish a quick recovery to the victims of this accident. If you or your loved one was a victim of an accident, we at Percy Martinez Law Office encourage you to seek advice from an attorney. The responsible party should make compensation for the medical bills, loss of income and other costs that you might incur. Call us today at (305) 497-0132, and one of our lawyers will help you file a case against the liable party.