The initial investigation by Tampa Police indicates that the red Saturn driven east on Broadway by a woman, crossed the center line and hit the westbound van carrying the inmates. The driver of the red Saturn was transported to Tampa General Hospital and is in critical condition. The driver of the van carrying the inmates sustained minor injuries.
According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, the inmates are mostly in jail for violations of probation, according to the sheriff’s office. All the inmates were also transported to the hospital for minor injuries.