On February 4, 2020 at 7:34 p.m. officers responded to a traffic crash with injuries at the intersection of East Olympia Avenue and Cooper Street in Punta Gorda involving an SUV and a motorcycle. The... Read More.
The family of a Port Charlotte teenager who was killed while protecting his younger sister during a home invasion says he died a hero. Family spokeswoman Crystal Stone told reporters 15-year-old Khyler Edman was... Read More.
A motorcyclist who was thrown from his motorcycle had died from injuries sustained in the crash. Sunday night, 26-year-old Floyd Laycock was driving his motorcycle west on State Road 70 in the left lane,... Read More.
A 34-year-old man has died after investigators said he became pinned under a lawnmower while working in Venice. City of Venice fire and police departments were called to the Lakes of Capri condominium complex... Read More.
A man struck by lightning on Clearwater beach over the weekend has died, according to reports. On Sunday, Garry L. Perks, 32 of New Port Richey went into cardiac arrest after being hit behind... Read More.
A Sarasota High School wrestling coach passed away over the weekend. Coach Tracy Lee will be remembered by students, athletes, staff members and people from the community. Grief counselors will be available for people at... Read More.
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.
A motorcyclist is dead after a collision with a pickup truck Thursday evening in Manatee County. The motorcyclist, Kenneth S. Bauer of Palmetto, was traveling north on U.S. 301, when the Dodge truck turned... Read More.