ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (CW44 News At 10)–Police are investigating a fatal single-vehicle traffic crash, ending in a St. Petersburg bayou.
At 7:24 a.m. today, Oct. 26, we received a call about a partially submerged vehicle in Bayou Grande, a waterway near the intersection of 62nd Avenue and Bayou Grande Boulevard NE.READ MORE: Joe And Son's Olive Oils Celebrate 10 Years In South Tampa
When officers arrived they spotted a grey 2014 Volkswagen Passat in the water.
Investigators said the Volkswagen, driven by Tabatha Anne Hunter, 33, crashed through a fence just east of the intersection of 62nd Ave. and Bayou Grande Blvd. NE and had gone into the water.READ MORE: Oak Hill Hospital Named Designated Lung Cancer Screening Center
Rescue personnel went into the water and recovered one body from the vehicle.
Hunter was pronounced dead at the scene.MORE NEWS: Suspect Arrested In The Shooting Of A 13-Year-Old Boy
It is an ongoing investigation.