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FATAL TRAFFIC ACCIDENT UNDER INVESTIGATION

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At 11:24 PM on November 16, 2022, the Tampa Police Department was called to a traffic crash at Busch Blvd E / Nebraska Av N involving a Nissan Maxima and a Mercedes SUV.  At the time of the accident, the Nissan was traveling West on Busch Blvd E and made a turn to the South at Nebraska Av N.  The Mercedes SUV was headed East on Busch Blvd E and struck the Nissan Maxima as the Nissan turned in front of its path of travel. 

The driver of the Nissan Maxima was pronounced deceased at the scene.  The driver of the Mercedes SUV was transported to a local area hospital.

This remains an active investigation and the intersection of Busch Blvd E / Nebraska Av N will remain shut down until approximately 4:00 AM. Any additional updates will be provided as they become available.