WOMAN KILLED IN VAN ROLLOVER

A BRADENTON WOMAN, ONE OF NINE PEOPLE IN A VAN, WAS KILLED WHEN THE VAN ROLLED OVER ON THE INTERSTATE IN NORTH PORT SATURDAY NIGHT.  THE FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL SAYS 41 YEAR OLD JOSE SANCHEZ WAS NORTHBOUND ON 75 NEAR MILE MARKER 184 WHEN HE LOST CONTROL AND SPUN OUT.  AS THE VAN HIT THE […]

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MAN INJURED AS HE WALKS ON BUSY STREET

A SARASOTA MAN WAS CRITICALLY INJURED WHEN HE TRIED TO CROSS A BUSY INTERSECTION IN SARASOTA YESTERDAY.  THE FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL SAYS 57 YEAR OLD JOSEPH BRYANT WAS WALKING SOUTHBOUND ALONG US 301 AT DESOTO ROAD AT AROUND 4PM WHEN HE TRIED TO CROSS 301 AND WAS HIT BY A JEEP DRIVEN BY 22 YEAR […]

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THREE ARRESTED FOR STEALING COPPER

THREE ARCADIA MEN WERE ARRESTED THURSDAY AFTER THEY TRIED TO SELL COPPER THAT THEY HAD STOLEN EARLIER IN THE DAY TO A LOCAL RECYCLING BUSINESS.  CHARLOTTE COUNTY DEPUTIES SAY 21 YEAR OLD BRANDON TAYLOR, 25 YEAR OLD JOHN BRAKEFIELD, AND 25 YEAR OLD JASON CHURCH WERE ALL POPPED AFTER THE MANAGER OF TRADEMARK METALS RECYCLING […]

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WOMAN INJURED IN GULF COVE CRASH

A PORT CHARLOTTE WOMAN WAS SERIOUSLY INJURED IN AN ACCIDENT IN SOUTH GULF COVE YESTERDAY.  THE FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL SAYS 46 YEAR OLD JEFFREY COOK OF ENGLEWOOD WAS NORTHBOUND ON ST. PAUL DRIVE NORTH OF MANGO CIRCLE JUST AFTER NOON WHEN HE LOST CONTROL OF HIS 2007 HARLEY DAVIDSON MOTORCYCLE.  THE BIKE OVERTURNED SEVERAL TIMES, […]

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SUV CRASHES INTO TRACTOR TRAILER

AN ARCADIA WOMAN WAS SLIGHTLY INJURED IN AN ACCIDENT ON THE INTERSTATE EARLY THIS MORNING.  THE FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL SAYS 22 YEAR OLD BRITTANY GARROD WAS NORTHBOUND ON 75 JUST NORTH OF THE JONES LOOP ROAD EXIT AROUND 2:30AM WHEN SHE TRIED TO CHANGE LANES AND RAN INTO THE PATH OF A TRACTOR TRAILER THAT […]

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