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Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014


Polk crossing guard struck by car, in critical condition

Polk crossing guard struck by car, in critical condition

A Polk County school crossing guard was critically injured after being struck by a car Wednesday morning while walking back from a store near Lake Gibson Middle School.
Published: 10/15/14

Motorcyclist critically injured in crash at Hard Rock casino

A motorcyclist was critically injured early Tuesday in a crash near the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tampa, troopers said.
Published: 10/14/14

Early commuters face I-275 detours this week

Southbound Interstate 275 traffic in Tampa will be detoured off the highway early Wednesday and Thursday mornings for ongoing road construction, the Florida Department of Transportation said.
Published: 10/13/14
Voters must wade through myths around Greenlight

Voters must wade through myths around Greenlight

ST. PETERSBURG — Separating myth from reality has been no easy task in the fierce war of words over the Greenlight Pinellas mass transit plan that goes before voters on Nov. 4.
Published: 10/11/14

Part of Franklin Street in downtown Tampa closed

The southbound lanes of Franklin Street will be closed between Whiting and Brorein streets in downtown Tampa for a few days while crews look for a possible break in a water line.
Published: 10/10/14

Holiday man, 23, killed in crash with semi

A 23-year-old man was killed early Friday when his car and a tractor-trailer collided on Grand Boulevard in Holiday, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Published: 10/10/14

WB lanes of Morris Bridge Road open after crash involving a deputy

All lanes of Morris Bridge Road have reopened after a Tampa crash involving a deputy.
Published: 10/10/14

Deputies: Driver has medical episode before Safety Harbor crash

A 75-year-old Oldsmar man suffered an apparent serious medical episode this morning before driving off the road and into a street sign in Safety Harbor, the Pinellas County Sheriffs Office said.
Published: 10/09/14

Wrong-way driver killed in August wreck was drunk, on cocaine

A wrong-way driver killed in a crash on Interstate 275 in August was drunk and had cocaine in his system, according to toxicology test results released Tuesday.
Published: 10/08/14

Broken water main closes road on 22nd St. near Middleton High

North 22nd Street is closed in both directions between East Osborne Avenue and East Chelsea Street in east Tampa as Tampa Water Department crews repair a broken water main.
Published: 10/07/14
Updated: 10/08/14