The Tampa City Council unanimously voted Thursday to proceed with the $3.2 million repair of the Laurel Street Bridge, which spans the Hillsborough River on the northern fringe of downtown.
A fund to help support the children of the five men who died in a fiery crash north of Brooksville on Monday has been set up by the victims’ employer.
A wrong-way driver faces a DUI charge after his pickup truck collided with another vehicle on Bearss Avenue early Thursday in the Lutz area, deputies said.
For the first time Tuesday, the Florida Department of Transportation indicated it may be willing to help pay for expanding express bus service that would run on proposed toll lanes along Interstates 4 and 275.
Channelside Drive, in front of Amalie Arena in downtown Tampa, will be closed until the end of September while crews complete various projects as part of the city’s redevelopment efforts.
An 18-year-old woman was killed and three others were seriously injured in Citrus County when a Toyota 4Runner they were in failed to negotiate a turn and rolled over early Tuesday, troopers said.
Five people were killed when a large box truck ran a stop sign and struck a pickup truck in a fiery crash north of Brooksville this morning, troopers said.
BEVERLY HILLS — In 911 calls from an apparent road rage incident, a north Florida man tells a dispatcher he has his gun “cocked and loaded” because “some maniac” was trying to run him off the road.
A Tampa woman was killed early this morning when she was struck by a car in South Tampa.
TAMPA — Like the ka-ching of a cash register, the beep from a SunPass transponder when a car passes beneath a toll sensor marks another sale for the toll road operator.