FHP identifies man hit by HART bus

TAMPA — Officials have identified the man who was hit by a HART bus Thursday night on N Nebraska Avenue.

Julian Castaneda was hit as he tried to cross Nebraska Avenue near 142nd Avenue, the Florida Highway Patrol reported. He was not walking in the crosswalk, and a car driven by Daniel Romero hit Castandeda, who was thrown into the path of the HART bus, FHP said.

Castaneda, whose age and residence is unknown, was taken to Tampa General Hospital, where he is in stable condition, FHP said.

The crash is still under investigation.

FHP identifies man hit by HART bus 03/06/10 [Last modified: Saturday, March 6, 2010 8:58am]

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