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TPD investigating fatal crash on Ridge Road

It happened Sunday night around 9:45 p.m.
Fatal Crash
Posted at 4:08 AM, Jul 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-01 07:24:54-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — The Tallahassee Police Department is investigating a fatal single vehicle crash that occurred in the 100 block of Ridge Road.

TPD and emergency responders were called to the scene at about 9:45 p.m. Sunday and immediately provided medical attention for the injured person.

Police say sadly, the driver was pronounced deceased as result of their injuries.

Due to the significance of the crash, TPD Traffic Homicide Investigators were called to the scene and assumed the investigation.

TPD is asking motorists to avoid the area of Ridge Road between State Street and Crawfordville Highway for the next several hours as the roadway may still be closed.

Traffic Homicide Investigators are asking anyone who may have witnessed the crash, but did not speak with an officer on scene or anyone with information about the accident to please call (850) 891-4200 and ask to speak with the Traffic Homicide Unit.

They may also remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at (850) 574-TIPS.