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  • FHP investigated fatal crash on OBT in Osceola County

    FHP investigated fatal crash on OBT in Osceola County
    The Florida Highway Patrol investigated a fatal accident that took place on Orange Blossom Trail in Kissimmee late Friday night. It was reported around 10 p.m. near the intersection with Old Dixie Highway. The road was blocked as of midnight, FHP said....
  • Orlando motorcyclist, 31, killed in Lake County crash

    Orlando motorcyclist, 31, killed in Lake County crash
    An Orlando motorcyclist was killed this morning in a Lake County crash, a Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman said. Jason Davis, 31, was driving a Suzuki motorcycle east on State Road 44 near Seminole Springs Road when the collision happened around 8:15...
  • Good Samaritan saves crash victims as car, truck erupt into 'ball of flames'

    Good Samaritan saves crash victims as car, truck erupt into 'ball of flames'
    Stuart Chaffin and his 15-year-old daughter saw the accident unfold in front of them as a 2004 Mercury drifted into the northbound lanes on Narcoosee Road. The Mercury collided with a truck with three people inside, as a 40-foot ball of flames shot into...
  • Pickup truck in hit-run crash burns in Lauderdale

    Pickup truck in hit-run crash burns in Lauderdale
    A pickup truck was ablaze Wednesday morning about two miles away from a Coconut Creek crash the driver was involved in, police said. The completely burned out vehicle was off Northwest 31st Avenue, just north of Northwest 62nd street. Fort Lauderdale...
  • Driver listens to state, ends up with $165 ticket

    Driver listens to state, ends up with $165 ticket
    Which should you believe – a highway sign announcing some lanes can only be used by vehicles with at least two occupants, or announcement by the state saying those rules will not be enforced? Francesca Tuffy, of Fort Lauderdale, believed the...
  • New child booster-seat law goes into effect Jan. 1

    New child booster-seat law goes into effect Jan. 1
    Children ages 4 and 5, previously allowed to ride in cars with just a seatbelt, must use child-safety or booster seats under a new law that takes effect Jan. 1. "Safety belts save lives, but only when used and used correctly," said Terry Rhodes,...
  • Early-morning crash kills Winter Garden man

    Early-morning crash kills Winter Garden man
    A 44-year-old Winter Garden was killed Christmas morning in a crash in west Orange County, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Mikael Page was in a Honda Element that was southbound on State Road 429, also known as the Western Beltway, when the driver lost...
  • Man commits suicide after shooting 2, killing 1

    Man commits suicide after shooting 2, killing 1
    A man who investigators say drove from Texas to shoot two people in Florida committed suicide after killing a man and wounding his wife, the Marion County Sheriff's Office said Thursday. Preston Daniel Pollard killed Richard Hendershot Hutson, 36, about...
  • Pine Hills crash into pole cause 800 residents to lose power

    Pine Hills crash into pole cause 800 residents to lose power
    More than 800 residents were left without electricity the morning after Christmas when a car crashed into a power pole in Orange County, according to officials. The crash occurred near the intersection of Ardenwood Ct and North Powers Drive in Pine Hills...
  • Man killed in single-car crash at I-75, U.S. 27

    Man killed in single-car crash at I-75, U.S. 27
    A man died Christmas morning after he lost control of his SUV, sending it rolling off an interstate exit ramp and onto a highway in Broward County. According to a report by the Florida Highway Patrol, Osmany Barrio Sanabia, 37, of Miami, was on the...
  • Fuel spill snarls I-95 traffic in Boca Raton

    Fuel spill snarls I-95 traffic in Boca Raton
    A multiple-car crash caused a fuel spill on Interstate 95 on Saturday, closing all but one southbound lane of Interstate 95 in Boca Raton for more than two hours, authorities said. The crash occurred about 7:20 a.m. at Glades Road. One vehicle reportedly...