The other driver was seriously injured.
CLEARWATER – A Tampa man died and a Clearwater man was seriously injured in a head-on traffic crash Wednesday (March 17) on Drew Street.
Lacedric Graham, 19, of Tampa, died at the scene. Nicholas Fritz, 78, of Clearwater, was taken to Bayfront Health St. Petersburg as a trauma alert. He is listed in serious condition.
The crash happened about 12: 41 p.m. on Drew Street between Highland Avenue and Crest Avenue in Clearwater.
Clearwater police said Mr. Graham was driving a 2002 Toyota Corolla west on Drew when he crossed the centerline and crashed head-on into the 2018 Ford F-150 truck that Fritz was driving.
The section of Drew Street between Highland and Crest was closed for several hours for the crash investigation.