Fatal Accident In Venice

Florida Highway Patrol indicated a fatal accident occurred on River Road in Venice Thursday night. The accident happened around 9:30 and was the result of the driver of a pickup truck  in the southbound lanes that swerved to avoid a collision with a car and ended up rolling over. The Florida Highway Patrol said the driver of the pickup died […]

Palmetto Motorcyclist Dies From Crash With SUV

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Tuesday April 3rd a motorcyclist from Palmetto Florida was involved in a serious accident in which an SUV in the wrong lanes of U.S. 41 struck his motorcycle. The Palmetto Florida Motorcyclist, David J. Quackenbush, 28, later died of his injuries, Thursday after being taken to Blake Medical Center in Bradenton. The motorcyclist was […]

Motorcycle Crash Results In Hit-and-Run Driver Sought By Police

A motorcyclist in west Bradenton was struck by a hit-and-run driver earlier in March The hit and run accident occurred at the intersection of 26th Street West and 38th Avenue West around 1:45 a.m. The victim, John McKinnon, 27 of Bradenton Florida, suffered serious injuries as a result of the crash. Mr. McKinnon was injured when he was thrown from […]

Car Struck By School Bus In Venice Roundabout

Thursday afternoon, a car in the roundabout at Venice Avenue and Jacaranda Boulevard  was struck by a school bus carrying seven children. The crash injured the driver of the car. All of the students were uninjured. According to the Florida Highway Patrol the accident inside the roundabout happened at 4:40 p.m. Ariel Zara Dictor, 19, of Sarasota was driving the […]