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Deadly Tampa accidents close 2 busy roads

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Tampa Police are also investigating a pedestrian accident on Dale Mabry at Walnut Street. A tanker truck may have been involved in the accident. Tampa Police are also investigating a pedestrian accident on Dale Mabry at Walnut Street. A tanker truck may have been involved in the accident.
Deadly accidents on two busy Tampa roads caused delays for drivers Friday morning.

Tampa Police officers investigated a deadly crash at E. Sligh Avenue and Interstate 275. The crash involved one car and happened around 4 a.m. As a result of the crash, E. Sligh Avenue was closed from N. Nebraska Avenue to E. Central Avenue along with the southbound I-275 exit ramp at E. Sligh Avenue. The name of the person killed in the crash has not been released.

Tampa Police are also investigating a deadly pedestrian accident on Dale Mabry at Walnut Street. According to investigators, the victim was leaving the Mons Venus and crossing Dale Mabry, south of Cherry Street. The driver of a tanker truck did not see the man crossing the street and hit him. No criminal charges are expected. The southbound lanes of Dale Mabry were closed from Columbus to Spruce.

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