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Cocoa couple killed in motorcycle crash

KISSIMMEE — A husband and wife from Cocoa died when a pickup truck turned into the path of their motorcycle on U.S. 192 in Osceola County. The Florida Highway Patrol says 55-year-old James Hudson and 56-year-old Mary Hudson died Sunday afternoon. Officials say 22-year-old Ashley Williams was driving the pickup truck, which was stopped at

Ruskin coupled killed in two-vehicle crash

RUSKIN – A Ruskin couple was killed late Friday in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of US Highway 41 and Cockroach Bay Rd. Clarence W. Bassett Jr., 82, and Sallie Bassett, 70, were pronounced dead at the scene just after 11pm. According to a Florida Highway Patrol report Bassett Jr. was driving east on

Motorcyclist, 19, killed in Holiday crash

HOLIDAY — A 19-year-old motorcyclist died early Sunday after colliding with a vehicle, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The crash happened about 7:55 a.m. on Grand Boulevard near Cheyenne Drive, according to the patrol. Bryan Lohr of Holiday died at the scene. Troopers said a 1997 Mercury driven by Christopher Henn, 27, of Holiday

St. Petersburg police officer, driver seriously hurt in traffic crash

ST. PETERSBURG — A St. Petersburg police officer and another driver were seriously injured in a traffic crash Monday. The crash happened at the intersection of 22nd Avenue North and 22nd Street N. in St. Petersburg just after 1:30 p.m. Monday. According to police, Officer Meri Andrews was traveling westbound on 22nd Avenue North while

“One injured in motorcycle wreck”

CRESTVIEW — A Crestview man was flown to Baptist Hospital in serious condition after being ejected from his motorcycle.The wreck happened today shortly after 4 p.m., according to a report from the Florida Highway Patrol.John C. Williams, 67, was driving his Honda motorcycle west on James Lee Boulevard in the outside lane.Crestview resident Vickie L.

“Pedestrian killed in Tampa traffic crash on Kennedy Blvd.”

TAMPA —A pedestrian has died following a traffic accident in Tampa.The accident happened at Kennedy Boulevard and Tampania Street shortly after 9 p.m.The victim, identified only as a man in his 60s, sustained massive head trauma and was transported to Tampa General Hospital, where he later died.This is what police say happened:The man was attempting

“Cyclist dies two days after being hit by van”

ST. PETERSBURG — A 48-year-old man died Saturday, two days after he was hit by a van while riding his bicycle along Gandy Boulevard in Pinellas County. Roger Soloman was pronounced dead on Saturday at Bayfront Medical Center. He had been admitted to the hospital following an accident on Thursday. Accordig to reports, Soloman and

“Pedestrian hit, killed in Lakeland”

LAKELAND — A pedestrian was hit and killed Tuesday night while crossing a Lakeland road. According to reports, Wayne Lester Hile, 54, was walking along Duff Road shortly after 7 p.m., when for unknown reasons, he left the shoulder of the road and walked into the eastbound lane of Duff Road. At the same time,

A Brandon man was badly injured Monday when his motorcycle collided with a truck.

It happened just after 11 a.m. on Lakeland Drive in Flowood, near the Walmart and Hugh Ward Parkway. Police say a pickup truck pulled out in front of 62-year-old Stephan Hinkle as he was driving his motorcycle east on Lakeland. Hinkle was taken to a Jackson hospital with serious injuries. For more information please visit: