Northbound traffic on US-41 was diverted for a number of hours yesterday after a fatal crash at the intersection with Veterans Boulevard.

According to the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office, the crash involved two vehicles, and left at least one person dead.

Florida Highway Patrol investigators say the driver who died ran a red light and hit another car head-on. Police have not yet released the names of those involved.

Posted to
Aug. 7, 2018 3:31 AM CST
by achappelle