Infant survives rollover crash; Mother at the wheel killed

Woman's body trapped under vehicle

TAMPA - The Florida Highway Patrol has identified Olga Noemi Valentin, 27, of Mulberry, as the woman who died in a rollover accident on Adamo Drive east of US-301 early Monday morning.

It took FHP hours to identify Valentin, whose 6-month-old daughter was unhurt in the rollover crash. The baby was strapped into a car seat. Valentin wasn't wearing a seatbelt. She was ejected from the car and pinned underneath the vehicle.

FHP says because the agency was unable to locate relatives for an extended period of time, the child was transferred to the custody of the Department of Children and Families. However, relatives for Valentin were located overnight.

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