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Woman in critical condition after Tampa crash

TAMPA — A woman was severely injured Friday when the sport utility vehicle she was driving crashed into a guardrail and overturned on the Veterans Expressway south of Waters Avenue, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Brittney Lynn Fulford, 28, was driving north about 10:50 a.m. on the Expressway in a 1997 Toyota 4Runner when the crash happened, troopers said. About a half-mile south of Waters Avenue, Fulford lost control of the car, which hit the guardrail, tipped over and slammed into a light pole, officials said.

Fulford, of Tampa, was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital in critical condition, troopers said. The cause of the crash was under investigation.

Woman in critical condition after Tampa crash 08/02/13 [Last modified: Friday, August 2, 2013 3:08pm]
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