Man found dead on roadway in Tampa

TAMPA, FL (WFLA) – A man is dead after a vehicle struck him along Hillsborough Avenue in Tampa, according to Tampa Police.

It happened at Hillsborough Avenue and 37th Street North early Saturday morning. According to TPD, witnesses say the pedestrian was laying in Hillsborough Avenue.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene. TPD officers described him as middle-aged Hispanic male. Officials closed the roadways in the area for a few hours. The streets have since been reopened.

Tampa Police continue to investigate. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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