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  • Florida man hit, killed in Smart car crash, FHP says

     Florida man hit, killed in Smart car crash, FHP says
    A St. Petersburg resident was killed Tuesday night when he was hit by a Smart car while crossing an intersection in Osceola County, the Florida Highway Patrol said. The unidentified 50-year-old man stepped into the path of a 2008 Smart car driven by...
  • Motorist: I was returning Ecstasy to a friend

    Motorist: I was returning Ecstasy to a friend
    Two men from the Upper Keys bonded out of the Keys jail Wednesday following their Tuesday arrests on felony drug charges during a Florida Highway Patrol traffic stop. Erdel Yanes, 21, of Islamorada bonded out for $21,000 and Jesiah MacShane, 22, of...
  • Elderly Leesburg man killed in car crash

    Elderly Leesburg man killed in car crash
    LEESBURG — An 85-year-old man died Tuesday after crashing into another car whose driver pulled in front of him on U.S. Highway 27, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. William Kintop was heading southbound on U.S. 27. The other driver,...
  • 85-year-old man cited after gas pump fire

    85-year-old man cited after gas pump fire
    An 85-year-old man sparked a fire at a Citgo gas station Tuesday after he accidentally hit the gas pedal instead of the brake and struck the pump, according to Florida Highway Patrol. The crash happened just before 1 p.m. near the intersection of North...
  • FHP: Two dead in head-on crash on Pine Hills Road

    FHP: Two dead in head-on crash on Pine Hills Road
    Two Orlando women in their 20s were killed Tuesday in a head-on crash on Pine Hills Road, according to Florida Highway Patrol It happened around 5:50 p.m. on Pine Hills Road near Van Aken Drive, said Sgt. Kim Montes. The road was closed but has since...
  • Mayo: My journey as witness in repeat DUI offender's latest case

    Mayo: My journey as witness in repeat DUI offender's latest case
    You're driving along Alligator Alley on a Sunday afternoon when you see a pickup truck ahead swerving dangerously. It's not a one-time shimmy caused by texting or fiddling with the stereo. These are repeated, prolonged bursts of reckless driving; long...
  • Mother of two killed in Pine Hills crash

    Tamiko Grant knew that it would be easy to entertain her children by taking them to the mall. But knowing the importance of an education, Grant would be more apt to take the kids to a book store, her sister said. "My sister's very smart and very...
  • Wrong-way DUI driver gets 10 years for crash

    Wrong-way DUI driver gets 10 years for crash
    After severely injuring another driver in a wrong-way crash in Volusia County, Angel Luis Sanabria-Diaz agreed to perform sobriety tests for a state trooper, records show. But first, the Lakeland man said, he had to relieve himself. So he did —...
  • Man fatally struck mother-in-law backing out of driveway

    Man fatally struck mother-in-law backing out of driveway
    A man driving a pick-up truck fatally struck his mother-in-law in her driveway Thursday afternoon in Orange County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The incident appears to be an accident. Randi Wheeler, 65, was hit by her son-in-law's 2001...
  • FHP troopers falsified time sheets, investigation shows

    FHP troopers falsified time sheets, investigation shows
    Two Orlando-based Florida Highway Patrol troopers who were supposed to be patrolling the turnpike were instead at home, according to the Office of Inspector General. One trooper, Sgt. Jorge Delahoz, was able to retire in September with full benefits,...
  • Motorcyclist killed after struck by vehicle near University Boulevard

    Motorcyclist killed after struck by vehicle near University Boulevard
    A 42-year-old Orlando man driving a motorcycle died Friday after he was struck by a vehicle on Dean Road near University Boulevard in Orange County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. FHP said Nancy Carlson, 77, was making a left turn onto Dean...