Man Crashes Car Then Runs Away

After a vehicle ran off the road, deputies say the driver ran away, leaving his vehicle with three bullet holes in it behind. It happened this morning around 11:30am in the 301 northbound lanes,... Read More.

Girl Hit by Car Expected to be Ok

An 8-year-old girl was hurt after getting hit by a car on her way to school on this morning. It happened as the Peace River Elementary student was riding her bike on the sidewalk... Read More.

SPD Says Lock Your Car

The Sarasota Police department tweeted a friendly reminder to please lock your car doors. " In the last 96 hours they’ve investigated 13 car burglaries. 11 of the 13 happened where cars were left... Read More.

Fatal Car Crash in Canal

Florida Highway Patrol said the driver of the car that crashed in a Collier County canal is dead. They did not identify the driver as they are still working on notifying next of kin.... Read More.

FHP Trooper’s Car Side-Swiped

A Florida Highway Patrol trooper was hit on I-75 in Collier County this morning. According to FHP, 52-year-old Gualberto Morales was hit while in his car that was stopped in an emergency lane near... Read More.

Car & Fire Truck Collide in Sarasota

A car and fire truck collided on US301 in Sarasota earlier today. The crash happened around 1pm at US301 and 17th Street and involved a Sarasota County Emergency Services fire truck. It’s unknown what... Read More.

Florida Panther Dies After Being Hit by Car

An endangered Florida panther has died after being struck by a vehicle. It’s the ninth fatal collision this year, out of 11 total panther deaths. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says the remains... Read More.