St. Petersburg, FL (November 18, 2020) – Around 1:45 p.m. on Tuesday, November 18, a car accident occurred at an intersection in St. Petersburg.
Pinellas County officials confirmed that the crash took place at the intersection of 38th Avenue and 49th Street when two vehicles collided with one another. The circumstances of the accident are not yet known but it is believed that the vehicles collided in the intersection. Police confirmed that the vehicles involved were catastrophically damaged.
Fire crews had to free one occupant from one of the involved vehicles. One or more victims were transported to the hospital for treatment of their injuries. Their identities and conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time until police were able to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
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