TRAFFIC ALERT: 1 killed, 1 hurt in crash that shut down Interstate 4 in Osceola County, FHP says

[ad_1] OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. – A person was killed and another suffered critical injuries in a crash that shut down eastbound Interstate 4 in Osceola County early Saturday. The crash occurred around 4:18 a.m. at mile marker 59, troopers said. According to a preliminary crash report, the wreck involved a 2006 Kia Sportage, a 2015 … Read more

FHP Traffic Stop Results in Seizure of 300 Bags of Fentanyl Along with Cocaine and Heroin

[ad_1] September 26, 2023 ~17,145 fatal doses of Fentanyl recovered~ ORLANDO, Fla.- Last week, Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) troopers from the Criminal Interdiction Unit (CIU), in collaboration with the Metropolitan Bureau of Investigation (MBI), arrested four individuals in Orange County, FL, following an investigation that resulted in the seizure of Heroin (10.28 grams), Cocaine (6.4 … Read more

Woman in serious condition after traffic crash in Polk County

[ad_1] POLK COUNTY, Fla. — A woman is in serious condition after a traffic crash in Polk County early Sunday morning, according to the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP). At 12:17 a.m., an FHP trooper was conducting stationary radar speed enforcement on Ronald Reagan Parkway near Champions Gate Boulevard when a red 2015 Ford Mustang passed … Read more

FHP troopers uncover drugs and stolen clothing items during traffic stop in Collier County

[ad_1] COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. — A St. Petersburg man was arrested after FHP troopers found numerous drugs and stolen items during a traffic stop on I-75 (Alligator Alley) in Collier County Thursday afternoon. At around 2:35 p.m., troopers pulled over 28-year-old Dijon Miquez Johnson for a traffic violation, according to the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP). In … Read more

FHP joins multi-state effort to get speeding drivers to slow down

[ad_1] Speeding was a significant contributor in traffic crashes that killed 368 people in Florida in 2022, so the Florida Highway Patrol will be out in force this week to catch speeders, officials said. On Monday morning, at a press conference at the Daytona International Speedway, the Florida Highway Patrol announced it is participating in … Read more

Incident on Interstate 10 in Suwannee County delays traffic

[ad_1] LIVE OAK, Fla. (WTXL) — UPDATE 4:48 p.m.: All lanes are cleared. INITIAL REPORT An incident on Interstate 10 in Suwannee County has altered traffic flow Tuesday afternoon. The Florida Department of Transportation’s 511 website notes that a crash on Interstate 10 west before mile marker 277 has blocked the left lane. As of … Read more