The backpack and shoe of Shenika Davis lie in the middle of Hillsborough Avenue in Tampa after the 15-year-old was struck and killed in 2011. From 2008 to 2012, there have been 21 pedestrian- and bicycle-related crashes on Hillsborough between N 22nd Street and N 30th Street.SKIP O’ROURKE | Times

Hillsborough Avenue site of pedestrian deaths to get signal, crosswalk

TAMPA — One of the deadliest roads in one of the deadliest metro areas in the country for pedestrians is getting a safety upgrade, but residents and local officials are calling for more. Florida Department of Transportation and Tampa officials said Tuesday they are working to put a crosswalk with its own traffic si …