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Thursday, Oct 23, 2014

Transportation

Driver of pickup hurt in Tampa crash with school bus

The driver of a pickup truck was in critical condition after he ran a red light and hit a Hillsborough County school bus Thursday morning, officials said.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Pickup dragged under semi on I-4; driver critically hurt

Pickup dragged under semi on I-4; driver critically hurt

A man was in critical condition after his out-of-control pickup slid under and was dragged by semitrailer on westbound Interstate 4 in Plant City early Thursday, investigators said.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Greenlight passage in Pinellas anything but certain

Greenlight passage in Pinellas anything but certain

ST. PETERSBURG — Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority leaders expected a tough political battle when they decided to back a sales tax increase to pay for an overhaul of the county’s transportation network.
Updated: 6 hours ago

Northbound I-75 in Pasco reopened after crash

Northbound Interstate 75 in Pasco County was reopened after being closed about an hour due to a traffic crash.
Updated: 14 hours ago

Part of MLK Blvd closed near St. Joseph’s Hospital due to water main leak

Repairs to fix a water main leak are affecting traffic on a busy stretch of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard near St. Joseph’s Childrens Hospital.
Published: 10/22/14
Overturned truck dumps olive oil onto I-275 ramp at Hillsborough Ave.

Overturned truck dumps olive oil onto I-275 ramp at Hillsborough Ave.

The northbound exit ramp off of Interstate 275 onto Hillsborough Avenue has reopened after a tractor-trailer overturned there this morning, the Florida Highway Patrol Said.
Published: 10/21/14

Water leak closes portion of North Himes Avenue in Tampa

Two northbound lanes on North Himes Avenue are closed while Tampa Water Department crews repair a water service leak.
Published: 10/21/14

Block of Manhattan Ave. closed due to water main leak

Both directions of South Manhattan Avenue in Tampa are closed between West Paul and West Price avenues while crews repair a water main leak.
Published: 10/20/14
Updated: 10/21/14

Fatal crash closes Ridge Road in Port Richey

The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that occurred this morning on Ridge Road at Lemon Road in Port Richey.
Published: 10/20/14
Sick teen on flight from St. Pete to Ohio not Ebola

Sick teen on flight from St. Pete to Ohio not Ebola

A hazardous-materials crew was dispatched as a precaution to a Ohio airport Sunday night after a teen became ill on a flight out of Pinellas County, officials said.
Published: 10/20/14