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Hillsborough traffic accident map

This map shows crashes in the northern Hillsborough area reported by the Florida Highway Patrol, Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office and the City of Tampa from July 5 to July 12.

1. HILLSBOROUGH AVENUE AT DOUBLE BRANCH ROAD, JULY 5, 1:17 A.M.: A westbound 1996 Ford lost control, crossed the eastbound lane and hit a guardrail. Police cited the 56-year-old male driver for DUI, reports said.

2. NORTH BOULEVARD AT COUNTY CLUB DRIVE, JULY 5, 11:30 A.M.: A northbound 1995 Lincoln pulled onto the shoulder during a rainstorm and rear-ended a mail vehicle delivering mail. The Lincoln driver, a 58-year-old male, was taken to University Community Hospital.

3. EHRLICH ROAD AT S VILLAGE DRIVE, JULY 5, 11:45 A.M.: An eastbound 1989 Mazda rear-ended a 1988 Toyota stopped at a flashing yellow light. The 20-year-old female Mazda driver was cited for careless driving, and the Toyota driver, a 21-year-old female, was cited for driving without proof of insurance. The injured were taken to University Community Hospital.

4. FLETCHER AVENUE AT NEBRASKA AVENUE, JULY 5, 11:52 A.M.: A southbound 1997 Pontiac collided with an eastbound 2000 Isuzu.

5. TAMPA PALMS BOULEVARD AT HALSEY DRIVE, JULY 5, 12:30 P.M.: A westbound 1996 Ford swerved to avoid another vehicle during a rainstorm, lost control and hit a tree.

6. DALE MABRY HIGHWAY AT SUNLAKE BOULEVARD, JULY 5, 12:51 P.M.: No report was available.

7. BEARSS AVENUE AT LAKE EMERALD AVENUE, JULY 5, 1:15 P.M.: A 1993 Ford rear-ended a 1995 BMW slowing for a traffic signal, pushing it into 1998 Honda. The 55-year-old female Honda driver was taken to University Community Hospital.

8. INTERSTATE 275 AT INTERSTATE 75, JULY 5, 2:20 P.M.: An eastbound 1999 Ford lost control on the exit ramp, struck a DOT sign and overturned. The 31-year-old male driver was cited for careless driving.

9. DALE MABRY HIGHWAY AT HUDSON LANE, JULY 5, 2:50 P.M.: A 1984 Dodge rear-ended a 1994 Oldsmobile slowing for traffic. The 54-year-old male Dodge driver was cited for careless driving. The male Oldsmobile driver was cited for lacking proof of insurance.

10. MEMORIAL HIGHWAY AT EISENHOWER BOULEVARD, JULY 5, 4:47 P.M.: An eastbound 2001 Acura collided with a southbound 1995 Nissan. Both drivers said they had the green light, reports show. The Nissan driver, a 43-year-old man, was taken to Town & Country Hospital.

11. TAMPA PALMS BOULEVARD AT BRUCE B. DOWNS BOULEVARD, JULY 5, 5 P.M.: A 1999 Honda was hit while parked in a restaurant parking lot. The other vehicle left the scene.

12. GUNN HIGHWAY AT EHRLICH ROAD, JULY 5, 5:25 P.M.: A southbound 2002 Dodge, making a left turn, collided with a westbound 1990 Chevrolet. The 61-year-old female Dodge driver was cited for right of way violation.

13. BENJAMIN ROAD AT HILLSBOROUGH AVENUE, JULY 5, 5:45 P.M.: A southbound 1999 Ford skidded into a 1997 Mazda stopped to turn into a private driveway. The 56-year-old male Ford driver was cited for driving too fast for road conditions.

14. WATERS AVENUE AT TWELVE OAKS BOULEVARD, JULY 5, 6:38 P.M.: An eastbound 1998 Chevrolet collided with a northbound 1987 Toyota. The injured were taken to University Community Hospital-Carrollwood.

15. BRUCE B. DOWNS BOULEVARD AT HIGHWOODS PRESERVE PARKWAY, JULY 5, 9:05 P.M.: A southbound Dodge and a 1993 BMW were stopped for a red light. When the light turned green for the adjacent turning lane the Dodge drove forward and rear-ended the BMW. The Dodge driver, a 19-year-old male, was cited for careless driving.

16. BEARSS AVENUE AT PINECREST ROAD, JULY 5, 10:10 P.M.: An eastbound 1994 Chevrolet drove into the left turn lane and then veered right, striking an eastbound 1991 Honda. The 26-year-old male Chevy driver was charged with improper lane change and was being investigated for DUI, reports said.

17. LIVINGSTON AVENUE AT BEARSS AVENUE, JULY 5, 10:13 P.M.: A pedestrian walking eastbound, across southbound lanes of traffic, was struck by a 1992 Honda. The 18-year-old male pedestrian was charged with obstructing the roadway and was taken to University Community Hospital.

18. HILLSBOROUGH AVENUE AT HANLEY ROAD, JULY 5, 11:18 P.M.: A westbound 1989 Honda ran a red light and struck a southbound 1988 Chevrolet turning right. The Honda driver, a 24-year-old man, was charged with running a red light. The Chevy driver was charged for driving without proof of insurance.

19. HIGHWOODS PRESERVE PARKWAY AT BRUCE B. DOWNS BOULEVARD, JULY 6, 3:30 A.M.: An unknown vehicle hit the left side of a parked 1997 Chevrolet and fled the scene.

20. COUNTY LINE ROAD AT LIVINGSTON AVENUE, JULY 6, 10:32 A.M.: No report was available.

21. NORTHDALE BOULEVARD AT DEEP CREEK LANE, JULY 6, 3:20 P.M.: A westbound 1991 Honda and 1997 Honda were racing when the 1991 Honda lost control, crossed eastbound lanes and hit a concrete wall. The 18-year-old driver was taken to University Community Hospital-Carrollwood. He and the 1997 Honda driver, a 24-year-old male, were charged with drag racing.

22. FLETCHER AVENUE AT 15TH STREET, JULY 6, 10:04 P.M.: An eastbound 1998 Dodge making a left turn struck a bicyclist traveling in the pedestrian crossing lane. The 28-year-old bicyclist was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital. The Dodge driver fled the scene, but later turned himself in to police. The 22-year-old man was charged with leaving an accident scene.

23. DOWNS DRIVE AT LONGACRES LANE, JULY 7, 12:35 A.M.: A westbound 1991 BMW lost control and veered off the road striking a mailbox and a knocking down a concrete utility pole. The 18-year-old male driver was charged with DUI involving property damage, failure to maintain his lane of travel and violating a restrictive license.

24. 15TH STREET AT 124TH AVENUE, JULY 7, 11:38 A.M.: A westbound 8-year-old bicyclist in the northbound lane of traffic was struck by a 1993 Ford driven by a 37-year-old woman. There were no injuries.

25. VETERANS EXPRESSWAY AT HILLSBOROUGH AVENUE, JULY 7, 5:05 P.M.: A northbound 1998 Nissan rear-ended a 1993 Toyota stopped at the intersection. Passengers in the Nissan were taken to St. Joseph's Hospital. The 43-year-old male Nissan driver was cited for following too closely.

26. FLORIDA AVENUE AT FLETCHER AVENUE, JULY 7, 10:40 P.M.: A westbound 2001 Isuzu was exiting a private drive when it collided with a 1993 Mazda. The 28-year-old Isuzu driver was charged with failure to yield the right of way. The 21-year-old male Mazda driver was charged with driving on a suspended license and having no proof of insurance.

27. INTERSTATE 275 AT FLETCHER AVENUE, JULY 7, 10:45 P.M.: A 1998 Honda struck traffic barrels the male driver said had been in the roadway.

28. HILLSBOROUGH AVENUE AT RACE TRACK ROAD, JULY 8, 6:30 A.M.: A westbound 1989 Ford skidded across two lanes, hit the curb and overturned.

29. VETERANS EXPRESSWAY AT MEMORIAL HIGHWAY, JULY 8, 8:20 A.M.: A southbound 2000 Chevrolet rear-ended a 2001 Ford slowing for traffic. The 52-year-old male Chevy driver was cited for careless driving.

30. PALM POINTE DRIVE AT BRUCE B. DOWNS BOULEVARD, JULY 9, 10:40 P.M.: A 1996 Chrysler backed out of a parking space and hit an illegally parked 1994 Dodge. The 16-year-old male Chrysler driver was cited for leaving a crash scene and driving without a valid driver's license.

31. HANLEY ROAD AT WATERS AVENUE, JULY 8, 12:30 P.M.: A 1996 Ford rear-ended a 1985 Toyota, pushing it into a 1995 Ford. The 60-year-old male Toyota driver was taken to Town & Country Hospital. The Ford driver, a 34-year-old woman, was cited for following too closely.

32. GEORGE ROAD AT HILLSBOROUGH AVENUE, JULY 8, 1:20 P.M.: A southbound 2001 Toyota rear-ended a 1999 Dodge that had stopped to turn. The Toyota was rear-ended by a 1998 Toyota. The 2001 Toyota driver, a 72-year-old woman, was taken to Town & Country Hospital.

33. CRAWLEY ROAD AT POST ROAD, JULY 8, 1:33 P.M.: A northbound 2001 Kia lost control, left the road and overturned. The driver, a 50-year-old woman, was found walking north of the accident scene. She was charged with DUI, driving with a suspended license and leaving an accident scene having property damage.

34. WATERS AVENUE AT OAK TRACE WAY, JULY 8, 1:40 P.M.: A northbound 1999 Chevrolet entered the intersection and collided with a 1995 Mazda. Both drivers said they had the green light.

35. ANDERSON ROAD AT GUNN HIGHWAY, JULY 8, 2:48 P.M.: A southbound 1995 Mercury made a left turn and struck a northbound 1989 Chevrolet. The Mercury driver, a 32-year-old female, was cited for failing to yield the right of way.

36. DALE MABRY HIGHWAY AT BEARSS AVENUE, JULY 8, 4:25 P.M.: A northbound 1998 Toyota rear-ended a 2000 Infiniti that stopped suddenly to avoid a vehicle that ran a red light. The 32-year-old female was cited for careless driving and for not exhibiting a driver's license.

37. INTERSTATE 75 AT FLETCHER AVENUE, JULY 8, 4:35 P.M.: A northbound 1997 Honda veered west off the road, overcompensated and struck a northbound 1998 Ford. The 24-year-old driver was cited for careless driving.

38. FLETCHER AVENUE AT BRUCE B. DOWNS BOULEVARD, JULY 8, 5:50 P.M.: A westbound 1997 truck rear-ended a 2000 Jeep stopping for a red light. The truck driver, a 38-year-old man, was cited for careless driving and was taken to University Community Hospital.

39. DALE MABRY HIGHWAY AT NORTHDALE BOULEVARD, JULY 9, 5:13 A.M.: A southbound Mack truck changed lanes and hit the left side of a southbound 1995 Honda. The 38-year-old male truck driver was cited for improper lane change. The Honda driver, a 26-year-old male, was cited for not having proof of insurance.

40. BEARSS AVENUE AT PINECREST ROAD, JULY 9, 9:15 A.M.: A westbound 2000 Lexus, making a left turn, struck an eastbound 1999 Porsche. The Lexus driver, A 62-year-old male, was cited for failure to yield the right of way.

41. WEBB ROAD AT HILLSBOROUGH AVENUE, JULY 9, 9:30 A.M.: A northbound 1998 Mercury making a left turn collided with a southbound 1994 Chevrolet. The impact caused the Chevy to hit a utility pole. The 86-year-old male Mercury driver was cited for failure to yield the right of way. The 27-year-old female Chevy driver was cited for failure to exhibit a driver's license.

42. 42ND STREET AT SKIPPER ROAD, JULY 9, 10 A.M.: A southbound Suzuki motorcycle rear-ended a 1998 shuttle bus. The 21-year-old motorcycle rider was cited for careless driving, not displaying proof of insurance and having no motorcycle endorsement.

43. NEBRASKA AVENUE AT 124TH AVENUE, JULY 9, 12:11 P.M.: A northbound 1993 Toyota made a U-turn and collided with a southbound 2000 Saturn. The 73-year-old female Toyota driver was cited for making an improper U-turn.

44. BEARSS AVENUE AT DALE MABRY HIGHWAY, JULY 9, 12:20 P.M.: A westbound 2000 Chevrolet rear-ended a 1993 Buick. The Chevy driver, a 31-year-old female, was cited for careless driving.

45. EISENHOWER BOULEVARD AT HILLSBOROUGH AVENUE, JULY 9, 2:20 P.M.: A northbound 1990 Nissan rear-ended a 1999 Ford that was slowing. The 43-year-old male Nissan driver was cited for careless driving. The injured were taken to St. Joseph's Hospital.

46. HILLSBOROUGH AVENUE AT WEBB ROAD, JULY 9, 3:50 P.M.: A westbound 2001 Daewoo rear-ended a 2001 Dodge slowing for traffic.

47. VETERANS EXPRESSWAY AT WATERS AVENUE, JULY 10, 8:02 A.M.: A 1995 Acura rear-ended a 1995 Isuzu as the Acura merged into northbound traffic. The 20-year-old female Acura driver was cited for careless driving.

48. INTERSTATE 275 AT FLETCHER AVENUE, JULY 10, 3:15 P.M.: A northbound 1982 Honda motorcycle lost control and overturned. The 54-year-old male rider was ejected; he was taken to Tampa General Hospital.

49. FLETCHER AVENUE AT LIVINGSTON AVENUE, JULY 10, 3:45 P.M.: A westbound 1986 GMC rear-ended a 2000 Honda, pushing it into a 1996 Ford. The 25-year-old GMC driver was cited for following too closely.

50. KELLY ROAD AT HILLSBOROUGH AVENUE, JULY 10, 4:33 P.M.: A northbound 2000 Mitsubishi rear-ended a 2000 Chevrolet making a U-turn. The Mitsubishi driver, a 39-year-old woman, was cited for following too closely. The Chevy driver, a 57-year-old woman, was taken to Town & Country Hospital.

51. INTERSTATE 275 AT BEARSS AVENUE, JULY 10, 5:01 P.M.: No report was available.

52. VETERANS EXPRESSWAY AT HILLSBOROUGH AVENUE, JULY 11, 8:30 A.M.: A southbound 1999 Plymouth rear-ended a 1997 Honda stopped for traffic, pushing it into a 2001 Jaguar. The Plymouth driver, a 41-year-old male, was cited for careless driving.

53. DALE MABRY HIGHWAY AT N LAKEVIEW DRIVE, JULY 11, 1:40 P.M.: A southbound 2002 Ford rear-ended a 2000 Ford and was cited for following too closely. The 2000 Ford driver was taken to University Community Hospital-Carrollwood.

54. INTERSTATE 75 AT BRUCE B. DOWNS BOULEVARD, JULY 11, 1:58 P.M.: The driver of a northbound 1992 Nissan fell asleep at the wheel and the vehicle went off the road and into a ditch.

55. DALE MABRY HIGHWAY AT STALL ROAD, JULY 11, 3:45 P.M.: A northbound 1996 Toyota rear-ended a 1991 Toyota slowing for traffic. The driver of the 1996 Toyota, a 19-year-old male, was cited for careless driving.

56. BRUCE B. DOWNS BOULEVARD AT HUNTER'S GREEN DRIVE, JULY 11, 4:45 P.M: A southbound 2002 Nissan rear-ended a 2001 Dodge slowing for a traffic light. The Nissan driver, an 18-year-old female, was charged with traveling at an unsafe speed and was taken to University Community Hospital.

57. FLORIDA AVENUE AT FLETCHER AVENUE, JULY 11, 5:32 P.M.: A southbound 1987 Volvo skidded on the wet roadway and rear-ended a 1992 Chrysler stopped for traffic. The 26-year-old male Volvo driver was cited for failure to use due care.

58. BRUCE B. DOWNS BOULEVARD AT SKIPPER ROAD, JULY 11, 9:11 P.M.: A 2001 Ford rear-ended a 1994 Toyota, setting off a chain reaction involving a 1995 Mitsubishi and a 2001 Chevrolet. The 43-year-old female Ford driver was cited for following too closely.

_ JORDAN DYE

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