THREE ARRESTED IN FATAL TRAFFIC ACCIDENT
Tampa Police have made three arrests in the vehicle vs pedestrian accident that resulted in the death of a 24-year-old mother and serious injuries to her 21-month-old daughter.
LOCATION: Bayshore Boulevard and W Knights Avenue
DATE/TIME: Wednesday 5/23/18 at 11:43 a.m.
DECEASED VICTIM: Jessica Reisinger, 24 (DOB: 12-7-1993) of Jeromesville, Ohio
INJURED VICTIM: Lillia Raubenolt, 21 months (DOB: 08-20-2016), also of Jeromesville, Ohio
DEFENDANT 1: Cameron Coyle Herrin, 18 (DOB: 09-09-1099) of 2507 W Gardner Court, Tampa
DEFENDANT 2: Tristan Christopher Herrin, 20 (DOB: 12-23-1997) also of 2507 W Gardner Court
DEFENDANT 3: John Alexander Barrineau, 17 (DOB: 08-22-2000) of 3309 W Knights Avenue
DETAILS: A 2018 black Ford Mustang driven by Cameron Herrin was driving northbound on Bayshore Boulevard. Witnesses said the Mustang was traveling at a high rate of speed and was racing another northbound vehicle. Tristan Herrin was a passenger in the Mustang. The other vehicle engaged in the racing was a gold Nissan driven by John Barrineau. Witnesses said that at times the cars were side by side, and at other times they switched places and switched lanes.
The Mustang driven by Cameron Herrin struck the victims who were crossing Bayshore Boulevard near W Knights Avenue. Victim Jessica Reisinger was pushing her daughter, Lillia, in a stroller when they both were struck. Both victims were transported to Tampa General Hospital. Jessica Reisinger was declared dead at the hospital. Lillia Raubenolt sustained serious injuries.
CHARGES: The drivers of the two cars - Cameron Herrin and John Barrineau - face charges of street racing, vehicular homicide, and reckless driving resulting in serious bodily injury. Tristan Herrin, the passenger in the Mustang, faces one count of racing.