Four fatal Monday morning crashes in Bay area

Posted at 7:14 AM, Feb 15, 2016

Four major Bay area thoroughfares were host to tragedy Monday morning, as traffic crashes took four lives before and during the morning commute. 

  • A tow truck driver died in a hit-and-run while preparing a tow on the Howard Frankland bridge.
  • One person is dead after a motorcycle crash on US 301 near Panther Trace Blvd. in Riverview.
  • HCSO reports a fatality after a wreck near USF campus at 138th Ave. and Bruce B Downs Blvd.
  • Pasco officials say a fatal crash at US 19 at Ridge Rd. closed southbound lanes during investigation.

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Road closures for all affected areas will be a fluid situation as the respective departments conduct investigations into the four deaths. Follow our traffic Twitter news feed @TampaBayTraffic for the latest updates.