Car Crash In Sarasota Leaves Passenger Seriously Injured

A two car accident in Venice seriously injurs a 20-year old man from Venice and leaves another with minor injuries. FHP reports the car the seriously injured man was a passenger in was struck while turning left.

The accident occurred when the driver of a 1999 Mercury Sable, Nellie J. Emigh, 50, of Venice was  in the turn lane at East Village Drive. While attempted to make a left turn onto Center road the Sable was struck by a 2006 Dodge Dakota heading West on Center Road as the Dakota driven by Timothy C. Raynor, 48, of Venice approached the East Village Drive intersection.

The Sable and Dakota collided and the Sable was damaged on across the right side. The passenger of the Sable,Geordon C. Emigh, 20, of Venice suffered serious injuries and was transported to Blake Medical Center while the driver of the Sable, Nellie J. Emigh was taken to Venice Regional Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries

Raynor, driver of the Dakota was not injured and FHP stated that Raynor, would be charged with a traffic violation.