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Tuesday, Mar 03, 2015

Transportation

Apopka teen killed while sitting in road after argument

Police say a car fatally struck a 13-year-old Orange County girl who was sitting in the road after arguing with her mother and friends.
Updated: 14 mins ago
HART adding Wi-Fi to Hillsborough buses

HART adding Wi-Fi to Hillsborough buses

TAMPA — Public bus riders will soon be able to update Facebook, watch YouTube videos and even check their email for free. The Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority board voted Monday to authorize a contract for nearly $500,000 to retrof...
Updated: 2 hours ago

Fiery crash in Jacksonville kills 4, closes busy highway

JACKSONVILLE — A fiery highway crash in Jacksonville on Monday killed four people and resulted in the closure of all southbound lanes on a busy stretch of road.
Updated: 15 hours ago

Boy killed in SUV crash; Winter Haven woman charged with DUI

BRADENTON — Police say a 2-year-old boy was killed after a Florida woman who was drunk crashed an SUV loaded with passengers.
Published: 03/01/15
Troopers seek suspect who fled Pinellas crash that injured five

Troopers seek suspect who fled Pinellas crash that injured five

Authorities are searching for a man who fled the scene of a crash that seriously injured five people Saturday morning on U.S. 19 near Dunedin.
Published: 03/01/15

One killed, two others hospitalized in Largo crash

A 45-year-old man died in the hospital after losing control of his vehicle and driving into oncoming traffic Saturday night on Keene Road in Largo, police said.
Published: 03/01/15
Owner wants to restore building damaged in St. Pete cave-in

Owner wants to restore building damaged in St. Pete cave-in

ST. PETERSBURG — A storefront along Central Avenue that partially collapsed after a leaking water main washed out the ground beneath it likely will be repaired rather than demolished, city officials said Friday.
Published: 02/27/15
Updated: 02/28/15

Oil spill closes most lanes of northbound 50th Street

A truck has spilled some oil on the roadway in the northbound lane of 50th Street south at Causeway Boulevard, the Hillaborough County Sheriff’s Office. Only one lane northbound is open.
Published: 02/27/15
FHP: Armwood student drove wrong way, resisted arrest

FHP: Armwood student drove wrong way, resisted arrest

An Armwood High School student was arrested early this morning after Florida Highway Patrol troopers say he was drunk when he was spotted driving the wrong way in Tampa and resisted arrest.
Published: 02/27/15

Orlando woman dies after being trapped under car

ORLANDO — A 25-year-old Orlando woman died after being pinned under a car as she walked across a street.
Published: 02/26/15