Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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Release Number: 16-409
- For Immediate Release:
- Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
- September 9, 2016
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Driver suffers fatal injuries in single vehicle accident.
- September 8, 2016
- Time: 5:13 PM
- Northdale Boulevard and Silverhill Drive
- Tampa, Florida
Vehicle: 1999 Chevrolet Lumina
Jordan Luis Rodriguez
14016 Village Terrace Drive
On 09/08/16 at 5:13 pm, Jordan Luis Rodriguez, DOB: 09/26/98, 14016 Village Terrace Drive, Tampa, was talking on his cell phone and driving a 1999 Chevrolet Lumina at a high rate of speed northbound on Northdale Boulevard and Silverhill Drive in Tampa.
Rodriguez failed to negotiate a left hand curve, lost control, crossed the southbound lanes and struck a tree on the passenger side. Jordan Rodriguez was not wearing his seat belt, died at the scene. Next of kin was notified. Alcohol is not expected to be involved. The investigation continues.