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- 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt sedan
Barbara Ellen Van-Heuvel (deceased - next of kin notified)
10104 King Oak Drive,
- Ford F-450 Hillsborough County Maintenance truck
Richard Davis (minor injuries)
PO Box 1110
The following news release is preliminary information known at the time of this release and is subject to change as the investigation continues;
On June 12, 2015 at 3:24 pm, Barbara Ellen Van-Heuvel was driving a 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt sedan when she stopped for the stop sign eastbound on Leonard Ave at the intersection of McMullen Road in Riverview.
Richard Davis was driving a Ford F-450 Hillsborough County Maintenance truck south on McMullen Road when he struck the driver's side of Van-Heuvel's vehicle as she pulled in front of him while making a left turn on McMullen Road. Van-Heuvel received fatal injuries as a result of the crash and died at the scene. Davis was treated for minor injuries at a local hospital.
No charges are anticipated at this time, however the final determination on any charges will be made upon the conclusion of the investigation.
The investigation continues.