Woman, 19, dies in I-75 accident

MANATEE - A 19-year-old St. Petersburg woman was killed this morning when she drove onto the shoulder of Interstate 75 and overturned her vehicle several times, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Corinna A. Lyon was heading south in an inside lane when she swerved to miss a ladder in the roadway. She veered to the right to avoid it, drove into the shoulder and overturned several times, according to a news release. The vehicle, a 2003 Toyota, came to rest facing east on the west shoulder.

Anyone who saw the accident is asked to call FHP Cpl. Darrell Carroll at (941) 751-7647, ext. 131.