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  • Truck driver given citation 1 day before fatal I-75 crash

    Authorities say a truck driver who slammed into numerous stopped cars outside of Chattanooga last week, killing six, had been cited for careless driving in Florida the previous day. According to a Florida Highway Patrol crash report, 39-year-old truck...
  • FHP: Dump-truck driver ticketed after crash on Maitland Blvd.

    FHP: Dump-truck driver ticketed after crash on Maitland Blvd.
    A crash involving two dump trucks shut down eastbound Maitland Boulevard for hours Monday after the vehicles overturned, spilling gas and sand onto the road, officials said. "Trucks were righted up at 11 a.m.," said Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman...
  • 21-year-old Orlando woman dead in Waterford Lakes pond crash

    21-year-old Orlando woman dead in Waterford Lakes pond crash
    A 21-year-old woman from Orlando was killed Sunday morning when her car plunged into a retention pond off of State Road 408, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The victim was identified Sunday night at Chloe Arenas. The FHP was dispatched to the...
  • Traffic: Two crashes slow I-4 traffic

    Traffic: Two crashes slow I-4 traffic
    Two crashes on Interstate 4 westbound were slowing traffic Saturday afternoon. The first, around 2:40 p.m., happened near exit 85 to Princeton Street, according to Florida Highway Patrol. The left lane is blocked. The second crash was reported at 3:16...
  • FHP: Lake victim in head-on crash with garbage truck identified

    FHP: Lake victim in head-on crash with garbage truck identified
    The Eustis woman killed Thursday along with a dog in a head-on crash with a garbage truck in Lake County has been identified as 70-year-old Barbara Clark, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Driving a 1997 Lincoln, the woman was northbound on County...
  • Cape Coral woman, 22, killed in crash on I-95 in Hollywood

    Cape Coral woman, 22, killed in crash on I-95 in Hollywood
    A 22-year-old woman was killed in a crash early Thursday morning when she lost control of her Honda Civic along Interstate 95 through Hollywood, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Deonnah Rae Findley, of Cape Coral, was traveling south on I-95 south of...
  • FHP: Motorcyclist killed after head-on collision in Sorrento

    FHP: Motorcyclist killed after head-on collision in Sorrento
    A 40-year-old motorcyclist was killed after a head-on crash with a truck early Wednesday on County Road 46A in Sorrento, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The accident occurred when Michael Murphy, 24, of Ocala, who was driving northbound in a GMC...
  • Crash blocks lanes on exit ramp from I-95 south to Hallandale Beach Boulevard

    The left lanes on the exit ramp from southbound Interstate 95 to Hallandale Beach Boulevard were blocked because of a crash Tuesday afternoon, according to the Florida Department of Transportation. Four vehicles were involved in the crash, which was...
  • Trooper recovering, teen dead and 16-year-old girlfriend charged with murder

    Trooper recovering, teen dead and 16-year-old girlfriend charged with murder
    A 15-year-old boy is dead, his girlfriend is in custody and a Florida Highway Patrol trooper is recovering following a shootout Sunday night at the Pilot Travel Center on West King Street near Cocoa, officials said. Reports say the trooper attempted to...
  • Tampa area trooper saves man from burning car

    The Florida Highway Patrol says a Tampa Bay area trooper rescued an unconscious man from a burning vehicle by breaking the car window and pulling him out. Trooper Robert Duckers responded to crash Monday evening crash and found Michael Lamar Brewer...
  • FHP: Driver hits Leesburg man who scolded him for speeding

    FHP: Driver hits Leesburg man who scolded him for speeding
    A Leesburg pickup truck driver arrested on charges of hit-and-run this weekend for allegedly plowing into a man taking out the trash told authorities he thought he'd only struck a garbage can, according to an arrest affidavit. Shortly before being hit...