i-75 crash

FHP provides tips about roadside safety for drivers

Four people were killed on the I-75 late Thursday night after stopping to change a tire in an emergency. Florida Highway Patrol says a car ran right into a group of people on the side of I-75 near the Sarasota County line. Four people died at the scene. This was an eye-opening experience for drivers […]

Alligator Alley crash kills 1 driver, critically injures another

A man from Sarasota was killed and another from Naples critically injured in a crash on Alligator Alley Sunday evening. A 45-year-old Naples man in a pickup truck was traveling west in the outside travel lane of northbound Alligator Alley around 5:45 p.m., approaching mile marker 39. A 37-year-old Sarasota man was traveling east in […]

Port Charlotte man killed in I-75 crash involving 6 vehicles

A Port Charlotte truck driver was killed Monday morning in a crash involving six vehicles on I-75 in Sarasota County. The Florida Highway Patrol says the driver, a 46-year-old man, was headed south in a semi tanker containing powdered concrete when he was unable to stop for traffic backed up from another crash down the […]

Woman dies in I-75 rollover crash at Golden Gate Pkwy on-ramp

A woman from Lake Mary died in a single-vehicle accident early Tuesday morning after her car rolled over as she was driving on the entrance ramp to I-75. According to Florida Highway Patrol, Shemayah Duncan, 34 was entering northbound lanes on I-75 at mile marker 105 when for unknown reasons her car rolled over. Duncan […]