Infant in critical condition, 5 injured following Van Dyke Road crash

Hillsborough County

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – An infant is currently in critical condition after a sedan ran a stop sign, crashing into another vehicle on Van Dyke Road.

According to HCSO, Van Dyke Road is closed in both directions from the Suncoast Parkway toll road to Gunn Highway.

HCSO spokesperson Amanda Granit said a vehicle traveling on Brown Street ran through a stop sign and T-boned a car traveling westbound on Van Dyke.

In total, four cars were involved in the crash of which included eight people. However, five of the eight were taken to the hospital, the other three declined medical treatment and remained on scene.

The ages and injury severities range from an infant, who was in a car seat, in critical condition to a person in their 90s with unknown injuries.

The road will be closed for several hours. Drivers heading in that direction should seek alternative routes.

No other information has been released at this time.

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