Woman dies in early-morning crash in St. Petersburg

  • Rutherford New Jersey, United States.

A 24-year-old woman was killed early Tuesday morning in a one-car accident in St. Petersburg. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Jessica Marie Colihan was killed when her Chevy Aveo veered off the road just after 4 a.m. and hit two power poles at the Interstate 275 southbound exit at 38th Avenue North. She died at the scene. The exit ramp was closed for several hours as authorities investigated the crash.Also, there was another fatal early morning crash in Pasco County. Authorities said a driver was killed in the 2 a.m. crash on State Road 54 near Odessa. The car went off the road into a ditch and flipped over before catching on fire. Officials said the driver was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle.