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According to the FHP a 45 yr old Orlando woman, Tanisha Hunt, was killed in an accident on I-4 Friday night, about 7:40pm. The vehicle she was traveling in, 2003 Ford Explorer, had a rear tire blow out. That sent the vehicle across multiple lanes into the media hitting a barrier. Hunt, not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected from the vehicle.
The driver of the vehicle Arthur Hunt, 51, and another passenger Latrice Jones, 42, both of Orlando, were seriously injured and taken to Lakeland Regional Health Medical Center. They both were wearing seatbelts.
Lakeland, Florida – The Florida Hwy Patrol is reporting a rollover accident in the westbound lanes of 1-4 at MM 36 near Lakeland. It appears to be a single vehicle crash involving multiple injuries. The crash involved 2 trauma victims & 1 fatality. iThe roadway is still accessible at this time, but that may change as officials get on scene. The accident occurred 7:42pm.
We will update as information is available. This is a very, very bad crash.