Tampa Man Dies in I-275 Crash
He collided with the rear of a disabled truck, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY – A Tampa man died this morning (Nov. 13) in a crash on I-275 in Hillsborough County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Ivan Olvera Rangel, 27, died at the scene. He was not wearing a seat belt. Chris Cobian, 47, of Brandon, the driver of the freight truck, suffered minor injuries. He was not taken to a hospital.
The crash happened about 7:16 a.m. on northbound I-275 at the entrance ramp from Dale Mabry Hwy. Mr. Rangel was driving a 2015 Ford Mustang at a high rate of speed. Troopers said he cut through the median and hit the rear of the truck that Cobian had been driving, which was parked in the median because it was disabled.
The impact forced the truck forward causing it to his Cobian who was standing outside his truck.
For information about the Florida Highway Patrol, go to flhsmv.gov.
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