Two Injured In CollisionSep 27th, 2011 | By Jacob | Category: Front Page
By Jacob Bembry
Greene Publishing, Inc.
Two people were injured in a collision last Wednesday, Sept. 21.
According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, at approximately 2:20 p.m., Frank Grady Johnson III, 39, of Tampa, was traveling east on Interstate 10 in the eastbound lane. Johnson was driving a 2008 Nissan.
At the same time, Kiumin Cao, 35, of Monterey Park, Cal., was also traveling east in the eastbound lane. Cao was driving a 2011 Toyota van.
Johnson reportedly failed to use due care and struck the rear of the Toyota.
The Toyota came to a final rest, facing east in the eastbound lane of I-10, east of the area of collision.
Johnson’s Nissan came to a final rest facing east on the south shoulder of I-10, east of the area of collision. Cao and Cao’s passenger, Fulong Ma, 41, also of Monterey Park, Cal. suffered minor injuries in the collision.
The wreck happened near the 251 mile marker. FHP Trooper Charles Swindle was the investigating officer.