Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 10-154

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • May 11, 2010
    • Contact Person:
    • Debbie Carter : dcarter@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813-247-8059

    Unrestrained Driver Killed In Crash

    Two vehicles collide causing one driver to be ejected.
    • Monday
    • May 10, 2010
    • Time: 2:04 PM
    • 14th Street N.W. East of 11th Avenue N.W.
    • Ruskin, FL
    Vehicle: 2007 Chevrolet
    Driver:
    William Henry Evers, DOB 01-15-27 (deceased)
    3407 Shell Point Road
    Ruskin, FL

    Vehicle: 2007 Honda
    Driver:
    Christine Medlin, DOB 12-03-83
    144 18th Street N.W.
    Ruskin, FL

    Passengers:
    Valerie Rife, DOB 12-14-07
    144 18th Street N.W.
    Ruskin, FL

    Angelina Maurice, DOB 12-28-05
    12716 Longcrest Drive
    Riverview, FL

    The 2007 Chevrolet operated by William Evers was traveling west bound on 11th Avenue N.W. attempting to turn left on 14th Street N.W. Evers entered the intersection into the path of the 2007 Honda and violated Christine Medlin’s right-of-way. The front of the 2007 Honda struck the left side of the 2007 Chevrolet. Evers was unrestrained, and was ejected from the vehicle.
    William Evers was transported by ambulance to South Bay Hospital and later transferred by helicopter to Tampa General Hospital where he died. Christine Medina was transported to South Bay Hospital with minor injuries.

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