A nasty accident had SR 31 closed for a time yesterday. Don Murley has the story.

http://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/WENG-010716-MURLEYVO- SR31 Wreck.mp3

(((The Florida Highway Patrol continue to investigate a serious crash that closed a portion of SR31 in Punta Gorda. The crash between a dumptruck and minivan occured near the intersection with Cook Brown Road Wednesday afternoon. Charlotte County EMS reports that the minivan driver, a man in his 50s was flown to Lee Memorial Hospital with serious injuries. The dumptruck driver was not hurt.)))