Traffic Fatality

03/18/15
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WHEN: 6/3/2013, 6:41 AM

WHERE: Bayshore Boulevard and Orleans Avenue South

VICTIM: KRISTI NICOLE PHIFER, 08-30-1983, W/F, 1913 RIVER CROSSING DRIVE, VALRICO

DETAILS: Phifer was operating her 2013 Kawasaki Ninja motorcycle south on Bayshore Boulevard in the outside lane approaching Orleans Avenue South. Phifer went wide due to the curve in the roadway and entered the bicycle lane and ultimately struck the raised concrete curb. Phifer passed through standing water and lost control. She was ejected onto the roadway and struck a raised concrete monument. She was taken to Tampa General Hospital where she died as a result of her injuries. She was wearing a helmet.