Mulberry, FL (February 26, 2020) A semi-truck came around a curve, crossed over the white fog line, and hit Rafael Gandoy, 29, and Armando Melendez, 23, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office.
The National Safety Council (NSC) says, “Impairment begins with the first drink.” Even though every state in the U.S. has the limit at which a driver is legally impaired at 0.08, research has shown that a majority of drivers have deteriorated driving performance significantly lower by the time the blood alcohol level (BAC) reaches this level.
Cape Coral, FL (February 24, 2020) A motorcyclist sustained serious injuries in a single-vehicle crash along Hancock Bridge Parkway in Cape Coral Monday night.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) says Florida leads the nation in the number of registered vessels with close to a million. The consequence of this volume makes Florida also lead the nation in the number of annual boating fatalities.
Lee County, FL (February 22, 2020) Daniel Legra-Matos, 61, tragically died in an accident in front of Lehigh Acres Regional Medical Center on Saturday night.
Cape Coral, FL (February 23, 2020) According to the Cape Coral Police Department (CCPD), a multi-car crash with injuries occurred on Del Prado Boulevard on Sunday night.
Florida News Alert – Motorcyclist Tragically Dies in Fort Myers Crash - Fort Myers, FL (February 23, 2020) Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) says at least one person was tragically killed in a motorcycle crash on Summerlin Road around 6:30 p.m.
WINK news reported in March 2019 that Cape Coral was investigating solutions to the traffic jam on Cape Coral Parkway.
Fox4 News reported in November 2019 that the number of fatal pedestrian accidents is a growing concern in Florida. A Florida legislator is pushing for legislation that may make it safer to cross the street.
Arcadia, FL (February 20, 2020) One person tragically died in an accident on CR-769 and SW Peach River Street in Arcadia.