Police Investigating Traffic Fatality
DATE/TIME: 4/8/2014 at 8:55 p.m.
LOCATION: East Hillsborough Avenue and North 42nd Street
DECEASED: Tamica Solomon, DOB: 12/25/1981, B/F
At approximately 8:55 p.m., the victim and another individual were both attempting to walk across Hillsborough Avenue from the south curb to the north curb near the intersection of 42nd St. The victim was struck by a vehicle traveling in the outside westbound lane of Hillsborough Av. The driver of the vehicle stopped at the scene and is fully cooperating with the police investigation. The victim died at the scene and the second subject was not injured. Foul play is not suspected at this time. The victim was not crossing within a designated pedestrian crossing.
The investigation is still ongoing, however at this point, the incident appears to be a tragic accident and detectives do not expect to file any charges against the driver in this case.