Tampa, FL – Pedestrian Killed in Hit-&-Run on N 11th St

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Tampa, FL – Pedestrian Killed in Hit-&-Run on N 11th St

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Tampa, FL (May 26, 2021) – A woman was arrested in connection with a deadly hit-and-run accident in the Tampa area on Wednesday, May 26. 

The fatal crash occurred early that morning at around 9:30 a.m. at the 10100 block of N. 11th Street. According to the Tampa Police Department, Queenasia Powell hit a woman in her car and proceeded to drag her. Powell reportedly exited her vehicle and saw the pedestrian had suffered serious injuries. 

Powell then pulled the victim from underneath her car and fled the scene. Local authorities were later able to locate Powell, who admitted to the act. She is currently facing charges for DUI manslaughter and leaving the scene of a crash with death. 

An ongoing investigation into the fatal pedestrian crash is underway. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Fatal Hit-&-Run Accidents

Tampa, FL - Pedestrian Killed in Hit-&-Run on N 11th StA pedestrian is more likely to suffer severe injuries in a crash involving a motor vehicle. Hit-and-run accidents occur at an alarming frequency across the country, with nearly 43 hit-and-runs taking place every 43 seconds in 2015. An estimated one out of every five pedestrian deaths involves a hit-and-run crash. 

When you lose someone who was close to you, your life will change in endless ways, and the ensuing damages can take a serious toll on your emotional and financial wellbeing. It is easy to find yourself overwhelmed by new challenges with the loss of a family member, and many families are unsure of what to do next in order to recover deserved compensation. When the loss is the result of the negligence, neglect, or wrongful act of another, it can make the situation feel unbearable. The last thing you want is to feel alone after losing a family member in a sudden and catastrophic accident. 

After losing a loved one in a deadly car crash, you need a Tampa wrongful death lawyer who is prepared to assist you with every aspect of your case or claim. Rebein Law has years of experience helping the people of Tampa after losing a loved one in a fatal Florida car accident, and our years of experience means that we understand how to successfully pursue a Florida wrongful death claim. Contact attorney Paul Rebein today at 813-305-7285 to see how we can help your case. 

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