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Troopers identify SUV driver killed in I-275 crash

TAMPA — Troopers have identified the driver who died Wednesday afternoon in a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 275 near Bearss Avenue.

Bettina M. Carroccetto, 29, was driving north in a 2000 Isuzu sport utility vehicle and lost control for an unknown reason about 2 p.m., the Florida Highway Patrol reported.

The SUV traveled from the right lane onto the east shoulder and rolled, ejecting the Wesley Chapel woman. Carroccetto was wearing a seat belt and the investigation is ongoing, FHP said.

Troopers identify SUV driver killed in I-275 crash 04/07/10 [Last modified: Wednesday, April 7, 2010 7:30pm]
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