Tampa woman charged with DUI in crash with pedestrian on Ulmerton Road

Shayla Yvonne Collins

CLEARWATER — Florida Highway Patrol charged a 26-year-old Tampa woman with DUI with serious injuries and leaving the scene with serious injuries in connection with a crash that occurred about 5:28 p.m. April 18 on Ulmerton Road near 49th Street North in Clearwater.

Troopers say Shayla Yvonne Collins was driving a 2014 KIA Soul southbound on 49th Street North approaching Ulmerton Road. She then turned left onto eastbound Ulmerton Road.

Kevin Casey Mullins, 36, of St. Petersburg was walking across Ulmerton Road near the intersection.

Troopers say Collins’ KIA collided with Mullins and she then fled the scene of the crash. Her vehicle was located a short distance from the crash scene.

Mullins suffered critical injuries and was transported to Bayfront Health St. Petersburg.

Troopers arrested Collins about 10:28 p.m. She was booked into the Pinellas County Jail. Bail was set at $10,000.