1 dead, 1 hurt after reported Plant City shooting, car crash, deputies say

Hillsborough County

PLANT CITY, Fla. (WFLA) — One person is dead and another is in the hospital after a crash and reported shooting in Plant City.

The incident occurred Tuesday morning at the intersection of E. Williams Road and N. Wilder Road. 8 On Your Side’s Christine McLarty was there for hours, and saw a car flipped on its side and more than 20 sheriff’s deputies at the scene.

Deputies said two people were hurt after the crash, and there were reports of a shooting. When our crew arrived at 3 a.m., they saw a medical helicopter and two men in handcuffs being questioned by deputies. Their involvement in the case is unclear.

Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Amanda Granit said one person has died and another person is being treated for their injuries at an area hospital. The extent of those injuries is unknown.

This story is developing and will be updated.

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