Reservation Road motorcycle crash claims 2 lives

Two people died from injuries they suffered in an Aug. 4 motorcycle crash on the Brighton Reservation Road. A Florida Highway Patrol news release stated that at 2:52 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 4, a group of six motorcycles were traveling south on County Road 721 (Reservation Road). While negotiating a left curve, four of the […]

Woman dies from injuries sustained in Glades County traffic crash

GLADES COUNTY — An Okeechobee woman died on July 28 from injuries she suffered in a July 27 traffic crash that occurred in the vicinity of County Road 721 and Bullhead Grade. A Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) news release stated that at 9:21 p.m. on Friday night, July 27, a 2001 Toyota Camry operated by […]

Palmdale youth dies from injuries received in SR 29 traffic crash

UPDATE: Tucker Hendry, 11 years old, died on Friday, July 6, from injuries he suffered in a July 3 traffic crash. Other Hendry family members received serious and critical injuries in the accident. A Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) news release stated that at 3:16 p.m., a 2013 BMW X5 SUV operated by Raquel Wright, 40, […]

Woman in stable condition after crash

HENDRY COUNTY — Penny Jo Sweeney, 59, of Moore Haven was injured in a Feb. 23 vehicular accident. A Florida Highway Patrol stated that at approximately 8:21 p.m. a 2016 KIA Optima operated by Ms. Sweeney was eastbound on State Road 80 (Hickpochee Avenue), in the inside lane. A 2008 Honda Civic operated by Alexsandra […]

Traffic crash on SR 29 results in fatality

A 72-year-old Lehigh Acres woman has died as the result of a traffic crash that occurred on State Road 29 north of Chapparal Avenue on Dec. 28. A Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) press release stated that at approximately 1:56 p.m. a 2006 Chrysler Town & Country minivan driven by Jose Silva Sepulveda, 81, of Lehigh […]