Detectives Investigating Traffic Crash Fatality

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Date/Time: August 4, 2013 at 9:58 p.m.

Location: West Hillsborough Avenue and North Lincoln Avenue

Pedestrian: Reinaldo V. Porra 12/18/1968
5620 N Lincoln Ave Tampa

Vehicle Driver: Lisvet Tain 3/31/1976

On 8/4 at approximately 10 pm Porra unexpectedly entered into westbound traffic of Hillsborough Avenue, walking south, and was struck by a Toyota Camry driven by Lisvet Tain. The pedestrian suffered potential life threatening injuries and was transported to St. Joseph's Hospital.

Investigation revealed that Tain was not at fault, and was not cited as the cause of the crash.

Updates will be made as information becomes available or during normal business hours on Monday 8/5

Lt. S. Hartnett
Tampa Police Department