St. Petersburg, Fla.-(970 WFLA)-A 16 year-old Saint Petersburg girl is dead after the SUV she was riding in crashed on a bridge on 40th Avenue, Northeast, in the Shore Acres area.
Police say 16 year-old driver Christina Shiver got distracted and lost control of the vehicle. The SUV jumped the curb onto the sidewalk and then crashed up along one of the concrete barriers on the bridge. The impact had metal guardrails going through the passenger side window. Police say passenger Alexia Douglas was dead at the scene.
Shiver was transported to All Children's Hospital with minor injuries. Shiver has since been treated and released.
No charges in the crash yet, but police continue to investigate.
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