Hit and Run Kills Pedestrian From Venice

Florida Highway Patrol reported a fatal hit and run collision Tuesday that claimed the life of a Venice woman. The accident occurred on U.S. 41 just south of Montgomery Avenue  after 12:00 a.m. as Erika Fortner, 41 of Venice attempted to cross the road. While walking crossing Tamiami Trail Fortner was struck by an oncoming car. Witnesses described the car […]

Bradenton Pedestrian Hit By Car Dies

Florida Highway Patrol reported that a pedestrian who was struck by a car at the intersection of 30th Ave. East and U.S. 301 has died. The victim, Lowsandra  Seabrooks, 38 of Bradenton was crossing the road outside of any marked crosswalk when she apparently stepping to the lane of an oncoming car and was hit. The accident occurred just after […]

Northport Man Died In Venice Crash

The FHP reported that a man from North Port was killed from injuries sustained from a car accident in Venice. The report details the accident happened Friday when Ronald Long, 58 of North Port may have had a medical condition when he attempted to negotiate a turn at Southern Pine Cir. Long was driving a F-250 pickup truck when he […]