LARGO – Pinellas County Sheriff’s deputies assigned to the Major Accident Investigation Team are investigating a July 16 crash involving an agency vehicle that occurred on Ulmerton Road and 113th Street in Largo.
According to the sheriff’s report, forensic specialist Linda Scire was traveling eastbound on Ulmerton Road in an agency issued 2006 Ford Econoline about 11:48 a.m. Wednesday. At the same time, Francis Barrett, 90, of Largo was driving a 1999 Saturn westbound on Ulmerton. Barrett turned left in front of the van, causing the vehicles to collide.
Scire was transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. Barrett was not injured.
Deputies said it does not appear that speed no alcohol-drug impairment played a factor in the crash.