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Man Crushed in Tampa Car Accident

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A man was killed in a car accident in Tampa on Sunday. A man was working on his van while it was parked in a driveway of a residence. He placed the car in reverse and it hit the car that was parked behind the van, which then struck the victim.

The victim

was pronounced dead at St. Joseph’s Hospital, authorities said. The death appears to be accidental, deputies said.

The two men both lived in the house. The accident is being investigated by they Tampa Police Department. This car accident illustrates the need to always be aware of your surroundings when placing a car into drive or reverse.

If you would like to learn more about car accidents, please visit InjuryBoard’s Car Accident information page.