Driver Injurs Two Pedestrians In Downtown Sarasota

Late Saturday night a car struck and injured two pedestrians while they attempted to cross Tamiami Trail at Main Street. The accident occurred around 11:30 in Saturday Evening. Authorities are investigating the driver and eye witness accounts. Emergency Medical Services took one of the injured men to Blake Medical Center and the other one to Sarasota Memorial for treatment. No […]

Motorcyclist Injured and Pedestrian Killed in Port Charlotte Accident

Authorities reported a pedestrian-motorcycle accident that resulted in the pedestrina being killed and the motorcyclist in serious medical condition. The accident happened on Tamiami Trail close to Melbourne Street when, at four in the afternoon, Ronald Sechel was crossing the southbound lanes of Tamiami Trail. Sechel apparently walked in front of a Honda motorcycle ridden by Port Charlotte resident Bruce […]

Venice Car Accident Leaves Pedestrian Seriously Injured

Florida Highway Patrol reported a car struck a pedestrian from Venice, seriously injuring him. The pedestrian, Andrew Delon, 21 of Venice was rushed to Blake Medical Center in Bradenton for treatment. The collision left Delon in serious condition. The accident occurred on southbound Tamiami Trail shortly after 2pm Saturday when Delong who had been walking along U.S. 41 and attempted […]

Sarasota Farmers Market Vendor Trapped By Car After Being Struck

Sunday morning a car crashed into a Sarasota Farmers Market tent resulting in the vendor being trapped under the vehicle. The accident happened at Lemon Ave. and State Street when the car ran over a handicap parking spot then drove over the curb and through the parking landscaping  before smashing into the Market booth. Police have not yet published the […]