TBO.com, The Tampa Tribune and The Tampa Times - breaking news and weather
Friday, Aug 01, 2014

Traffic

Deputies: Plant City motorcyclist runs red light, dies in Lakeland crash

A Plant City man was killed Thursday night when deputies say he ran a red light and struck another car in a Lakeland intersection.
Updated: 8 hours ago

Tampa woman, 37, killed in motorcycle crash

A 37-year-old Tampa woman died Thursday morning after her motorcycle collided with a van near St. Joseph’s Hospital, police said.
Published: 07/31/14

NB U.S. 301 near Riverview closed due to water main break

A water main break Wednesday forced the closure of northbound U.S. 301 from Gibsonton Drive to Riverview Drive in east Hillsborough County, officials said.
Published: 07/31/14
Crash causes fuel spill on I-4 in Tampa

Crash causes fuel spill on I-4 in Tampa

A Tampa man suffered minor injuries this morning in a crash after he struck the side of a box truck, causing a fuel spill that tied up traffic on Interstate 4.
Published: 07/29/14

Plant City man dies in crash

A Plant City man died Sunday as the result of injuries suffered when another driver ran a red light and struck him Saturday afternoon.
Published: 07/28/14
Automated car takes test drive on Selmon Expressway

Automated car takes test drive on Selmon Expressway

Following behind a small phalanx of Audis traveling down an otherwise empty stretch of the Selmon Expressway’s elevated lanes, Kaushik Raghu takes his hands off the steering wheel of the gray 2012 Audi A7 with a vanity license plate reading &#...
Published: 07/27/14
Automated car tests set for Selmon Expressway elevated lanes

Automated car tests set for Selmon Expressway elevated lanes

TAMPA — The elevated lanes of the Selmon Expressway between downtown and U.S. 301 will be closed during the day Sunday and Monday so Audi can test a new car that doesn’t require someone to steer, brake and accelerate in traffic....
Published: 07/25/14

New traffic pattern on SB I-275 in West Shore area

Commuters on southbound Interstate 275 near downtown Tampa this will find a new traffic pattern in the West Shore area.
Published: 07/25/14

Open house slated to discuss Gandy Boulevard improvements

Residents will get the opportunity to hear the Florida Department of Transportation’s plans for major road improvements along Gandy Boulevard to ease east-west traffic flow in Pinellas County during an open house on Thursday.
Published: 07/23/14
U.S. 19 pile-up involves 10 vehicles, injures three

U.S. 19 pile-up involves 10 vehicles, injures three

An out-of-control pickup towing a trailer triggered a 10-vehicle, rush-hour pile-up Tuesday on U.S. 19 that sent three people, including an infant, to hospitals, troopers said.
Published: 07/22/14
Updated: 07/23/14