Southbound visitors on Interstate seventy five into Hillsborough County turned thwarted Tuesday after a crash involving a pedestrian.
In response to the Florida Freeway Patrol, a lady was struck by a tractor trailer alongside the freeway at three:35 a.m.
Troopers stated the lady was strolling within the middle lane of southbound I-seventy five close to the I-275 apex for unknown causes when she was struck by a tractor trailer.
She sustained life-threatening accidents and was airlifted to Tampa Basic Hospital, in accordance with officers. Her situation is unknown.
Because of the crash, the middle and inside southbound lanes of I-seventy five have been closed north of Bruce B. Downs Boulevard.
That created a big backup on I-seventy five and even on I-275 into downtown Tampa.
The crash stays beneath investigation.