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Girl, 14, dies after being struck by van

A 14-year-old girl was killed Tuesday when she darted in front of a van on S Westshore Boulevard, Tampa police said. Victoria Ann Beavers, 3117 N Adams St., was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

The driver of the 1984 Chevrolet van, Wilbur Prewett, 60, 4216 San Pedro St., was treated at St. Joseph's Hospital for high blood pressure and released, police said.

Beavers was walking north on the east side of the 6400 block of Westshore with friends about 8:30 p.m., police said.

The van struck Beavers from behind when she ran into the street, police said. No charges have been filed.

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