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Exact Location: Sr-9 Exit 50 Sb - Congress Ave X - Congress Ave - Boca Raton.

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07/05/2014, 10:32 Am

Florida Highway Patrol Report County - Fatality
Remarks: westbound Lanes Shut.
Exact Location: I-595 Wb - Eof X - Sr-817 - Fort Lauderdale.

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07/05/2014, 02:55 Am

Recent Polk County Accidents In The News
Man in wheelchair fatally struck in Osceola County, troopers say
Kissimmee | florida |
A 69-year-old Kissimmee man is dead after being struck by an SUV while attempting to cross U.S. 192 in a wheelchair, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The fatal crash happened around 8:20 p.m. Saturday at U.S. 192 and Oren Brown Road in Osceol[...]
Oct 11, 2014 7:46pm | 25 views | source: Yahoo

Blotter: Woman charged with leaving car at scene of crash in Wauconda - Chicago Tribune
kissimmee | florida |
A 48-year-old Crystal Lake woman was arrested on Oct. 17 at 7:07 a.m. at the scene of an accident in the 700 block of West Liberty Street and was charged with failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident. A 22-year-old Kissimmee, Fla., man was arrest[...]
Oct 28, 2014 6:46pm | 1 view | source: Google / Chicago Tribune

How the Media Capital of the World Greeted the Ebola Virus - Bloomberg
lakeland | florida |
graphic, published yesterday, shows that there's a 1 in 9,100 chance of being killed in a car accident in America this year, 1 in 5.2 million of dying from a bee sting, 1 in 9.6 million of dying from a lightning strike, 1 in 11 million of dying in a [...]
Oct 24, 2014 11:10pm | 7 views | source: Google / Bloomberg

Van Driver Hurt After Collision With School Bus in Haines City
Polk | florida |
HAINES CITY | Paramedics took a 59-year-old man to a local hospital Thursday morning after a school bus carrying 13 students hit his van, officials said. None of the students was injured. About 8:15 a.m., deputies responded to the crash at Bradbury R[...]
Oct 23, 2014 07:03am | 8 views | source: Yahoo

Crash shuts down Turnpike northbound in Kissimmee
Florida's Turnpike |
A crash shut down Florida's Turnpike in Kissimmee on Tuesday afternoon.[...]
Oct 08, 2014 08:44am | 42 views | source: Yahoo

Zephyrhill's first Habitat house to rise from family tragedy
Lakeland | florida |
ZEPHYRHILLS - The first Habitat for Humanity home in the Zephyrhills area is being built for a family who has spent the past two years dealing with the results of a freak accident.[...]
Oct 24, 2014 10:18pm | 8 views | source: Yahoo

Chef's corner: Southern eating with a twist - Jackson Clarion Ledger
lakeland | florida |
He then went to work with chef Nick Apostle, who at that time operated Nick's restaurant on Lakeland Drive. In 2006, Kajdan left Mississippi ... Noone opened Parlor Market in 2010 but died in a car accident on Oct. 14, 2011. &'I'm definitely lucky ..[...]
Oct 23, 2014 3:24pm | 10 views | source: Google / Jackson Clarion Ledger

Rankin school bus, truck collide - Jackson Clarion Ledger
lakeland | florida |
Accident in front of Highland Bluff Elementary School in Flowood, Miss. (Photo: Sam R. Hall / The ... Police and fire fighters responded to a collision between a Rankin County school bus and a pickup truck on Lakeland Drive today. The accident happen[...]
Oct 22, 2014 3:26pm | 7 views | source: Google / Jackson Clarion Ledger

Clarion-Ledger reporters pitch in for Brookhaven Animal Rescue League - Jackson Clarion Ledger
bradley | florida |
Cronin was in Brookhaven on Friday covering the Brookhaven High School Homecoming game and the memorials to Shaquan Richardson and Javonta Dickey, two BHS players who were killed in a car accident last Tuesday. ... Guy, handcrafted game calls from ..[...]
Oct 20, 2014 10:35pm | 2 views | source: Google / Jackson Clarion Ledger

Motorcyclist killed on I-95 did not wear helmet, FHP says
Lakeland | florida |
A motorcyclist who wasn't wearing a helmet was killed Saturday evening after a crash on Interstate 95, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The incident happened around 6:50 p.m. Saturday on I-95 at mile marker 275 in Volusia County. Troopers sai[...]
Oct 18, 2014 7:01pm | 10 views | source: Yahoo

Proceed With Care: Crashes Involving Pedestrians, Bicyclists Rise in County
florida |
The number of fatal crashes involving pedestrians and bicyclists so far this year has already equaled a five-year high for investigations by the Polk County Sheriff's Office.[...]
Oct 22, 2014 4:47pm | 4 views | source: Yahoo

Polk crossing guard in critical condition - WTSP 10 News
kathleen | florida |
Polk County, Florida - A Polk County crossing guard is hanging on for life this afternoon, after being run over in a crosswalk this morning. The accident happened at the intersection of ... Sheriff Grady Judd says the accident hits eerily home for th[...]
Oct 15, 2014 9:22pm | 1 view | source: Google / WTSP 10 News

At Jimmy John's, all employees must sign a strict, 'oppressive' non-compete ... - The Week Magazine
kathleen | florida |
Attorney Kathleen Chavez told The Huffington Post that if the agreement is enforced, it creates a blackout zone that consists of 6,000 square miles in 44 states and the District of Columbia. &'It is disturbing this ... To avoid an accident, the orbit[...]
Oct 15, 2014 04:48am | 1 view | source: Google / The Week Magazine

Hoffman: Cowboy Cody Ohl bounces back from ranch injury to make NFR - Amarillo
kissimmee | florida |
In late June, the roping superstar was sidelined with a bruised lung and broken ribs after being hit by a heifer in a ranching accident. Ohl, 41, a six-time Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association world champion from Hico, spent four days in ... He wo[...]
Oct 13, 2014 03:33am | 4 views | source: Google / Amarillo.com

FHP: St. Could man dead, two injured after truck flips over
Kissimmee | florida |
A St. Cloud driver died and two passengers were injured when a pickup truck flipped over Friday night, a Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman said.[...]
Oct 04, 2014 09:05am | 37 views | source: Yahoo

Fast Starts Serve US Well at World Championships in Lake Alfred - The Ledger
fort lauderdale | florida |
Marcin Zielinski of Poland was third with 750 points and Kristi Ellison of Fayetteville, N.C., was fourth, overcoming a disastrous accident when her boat flipped, the first of the three-day meet, on the start of the fourth and final 175cc heat of the[...]
Oct 20, 2014 06:45am | 10 views | source: Google / The Ledger

School Bus Hits SUV Near Duff Road - The Ledger
lakeland | florida |
The crash occurred about 8:20 a.m. in the Kathleen area of Lakeland near Duff Road and Summit Avenue, sheriff's spokeswoman Carrie Horstman said. The bus was carrying students, but none was injured, Horstman said. Deputies said the driver of the SUV [...]
Oct 03, 2014 09:50am | 16 views | source: Google / The Ledger

Columbus East graduate's work leads to $500000 investment in safer pedestrian ... - Greenfield Daily Reporter
lakeland | florida |
Now a junior at Florida Southern College in Lakeland, Florida, Chitty is grateful her goal of safer crosswalks is nearing reality. &'I know the ... According to city records, two accidents have occurred at the six proposed areas for the new crosswalk[...]
Oct 15, 2014 08:13am | 4 views | source: Google / Greenfield Daily Reporter

Proceed With Care: Crashes Involving Pedestrians, Bicyclists Rise in County - The Ledger
lakeland | florida |
MEMBERS OF THE POLK COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE investigate the scene of a hit and run on Clubhouse Road near Tillery Road in Lakeland on Aug. 9. ... &'When you're talking about crash investigations involving a pedestrian, it comes down to tenths of a ..[...]
Oct 15, 2014 05:39am | 5 views | source: Google / The Ledger

Proceed With Care: Crashes Involving Pedestrians, Bicyclists Rise in County
Lakeland | florida |
The number of fatal crashes involving pedestrians and bicyclists so far this year has already equaled a five-year high for investigations by the Polk County Sheriff's Office.[...]
Oct 14, 2014 9:43pm | 6 views | source: Yahoo

STOCKS PLUNGE AGAIN: Here's What You Need To Know - Business Insider
lakeland | florida |
Shares of GoPro fell more than 9% on Monday amid both broad market weakness and new reports that indicate a GoPro could have been responsible for the seriousness of the skiing accident involving Formula One driver Michael Schumacher. GoPro did not ..[...]
Oct 13, 2014 11:17pm | 5 views | source: Google / Business Insider

Midday movers: GoPro, Tesla Motors, Yahoo & more - CNBC
lakeland | florida |
GoPro - The maker of wearable cameras fell after a French journalist linked Michael Schumacher's brain injury in a skiing accident last year to a GoPro camera mounted to his helmet. J.C. Penney Co. - The department-store operator rose after naming Ho[...]
Oct 13, 2014 5:08pm | 5 views | source: Google / CNBC

Motorcycle rider killed in head-on crash in Haines City
florida |
A motorcycle rider was killed Sunday night in a head-on collision with a car that was passing anothe[...]
Oct 13, 2014 10:30am | 15 views | source: Yahoo

Lakeland 'Detective of Year' resigns after Osceola DUI arrest - Orlando Sentinel
kissimmee | florida |
Lakeland Police Department's 2013 &'Detective of the Year,&' Det. Billy Joe Lane resigned Thursday following a DUI arrest in Osceola County. &'I would like to take the opportunity to thank the Lakeland Police Department and the City of Lakeland for t[...]
Oct 10, 2014 00:10am | 11 views | source: Google / Orlando Sentinel

Tennis teaching pro Vic Braden dies at 85 - SFGate
kissimmee | florida |
The college has locations in Kissimmee, Fla., and St. George, Utah. ... Auto racing: Formula One driver Jules Bianchi remains in critical but stable condition as FIA launched an investigation into his accident at the Japanese Grand Prix. Bianchi, 25 [...]
Oct 08, 2014 00:29am | 4 views | source: Google / SFGate

Bicyclist injured in Bedford crash
Lakeland | florida |
Staff Report BEDFORD -- Police are investigating a crash that sent a bicyclist to the hospital on Thursday morning.[...]
Oct 10, 2014 03:50am | 7 views | source: Yahoo

2 injured in wrong-way crash in Lakeland - WTSP 10 News
florida | Street |
WTSP 10 NewsThe head-on crash occurred around 9:50 a.m. on Oct. 9 on Sikes Blvd. just south of Lime Street. (Photo: ... Lakeland, Florida -- Two people were lucky to survive a head-on wrong-way crash on Sikes Boulevard in Lakeland Thursday morning. L[...]
Oct 10, 2014 03:32am | 12 views | source: Yahoo

Lakeland 'Detective of Year' resigns after Osceola DUI arrest
Lakeland | florida |
Lakeland Police Department's 2013 "Detective of the Year," Det. Billy Joe Lane resigned Thursday following a DUI arrest in Osceola County.[...]
Oct 09, 2014 2:10pm | 4 views | source: Yahoo

I-4 at Fairbanks reopens after fuel spill
Lakeland | florida |
An early morning semi-crash shut down I-4 westbound just east of Fairbanks for several hours Saturday.[...]
Oct 04, 2014 08:09am | 13 views | source: Yahoo

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Oct. 3 - Auburn Reporter
lakeland | florida |
Sept. 24. Accident: 3:19 p.m., (Algona). Firefighters responding to a three-car accident found minor damage to all vehicles and two passengers complaining of injuries. After firefighters treated the occupants, family members transported them to local[...]
Oct 02, 2014 11:16pm | 7 views | source: Google / Auburn Reporter

Girl, 8, recovering after being struck by car - TBO
lakeland | florida |
An 8-year-old girl is recovering after sustaining a head injury in a Lakeland accident. Around 7:25 a.m. the girl was walking west to cross Cleveland Heights Boulevard when she stepped in front of a 2012 Honda Accord, the Lakeland Police Department s[...]
Oct 02, 2014 7:05pm | 6 views | source: Google / TBO.com

Recent Polk County Incidents Reported by Our Users

Kissimmee | Florida | Laurel Ave
There is a bad crash at the corner of poinciana parkway and laurel ave . Black truck and white car.polk county sherrif on scene.[...]
Oct 15, 2014 10:25am | By jay | 29 views |

back up on I 4
Davenport | Florida | I-4 E
Barely moving past exit 55[...]
Oct 06, 2014 01:49am | By redbird | 34 views |

Creeping for last 20 min
Kissimmee | Florida | Pleasant Hill Rd
Don't know why [...]
Sep 23, 2014 08:10am | By Mike | 74 views |

Severe Accident and Standstill
Bartow | Florida | I-17
Major accident on I-17 heading towards Fort Meade. Possible road shut down[...]
Sep 21, 2014 2:50pm | By Ol | 274 views |

Kissimmee | Florida | Ramp
West bound great. Eastbound backed up bad. [...]
Jul 05, 2014 12:28pm | By kathy | 21 views |

Stopped traffic
Davenport | Florida | Us-27 N
Stand still traffic [...]
Jun 20, 2014 10:55am | By anonymous | 120 views | 1

Trailer loses load in accident
Davenport | Florida | I-4e @ Mm 55
Stopped traffic creeps trough debris field from multi vehicle accident after a tractor trailer loses part of his load (appears to be agricultural equipment) off a flatbed trailer.[...]
May 14, 2014 9:17pm | By urserious | 419 views |

Stopped Traffic as far as you can see
Davenport | Florida | I-4e @ Mm 55
Traffic standstill as far as can be seen. No non entry into the interstate and traffic is stop and go, more stop.[...]
May 14, 2014 8:55pm | By urserious | 240 views |

Indian Lake Estates | Florida | Key West Dr
Accident causing stand still for last 10-15 minutes. From where I am I see no lights, police or rescue. Unsure of # of vehicles or if injuries.....but it doesn't look good.[...]
Apr 17, 2014 8:55pm | By LW | 42 views |

Standstill to heavy traffic for at least 10 miles
Davenport | Florida | I-4
If your heading to Tampa it's gonna be a good extra 45-hour from Orlando on I4[...]
Apr 15, 2014 1:16pm | By anonymous | 540 views |

Polk City | Florida | I-4 E
backed up at rest area[...]
Mar 21, 2014 3:56pm | By lax mom | 123 views |

Fatal accident
Winter Haven | Florida | & Lake Ned Rd.
Body covered in white sheet. Road closed. Asking for more info. [...]
Mar 05, 2014 5:49pm | By Scott | 248 views |

Stand still 5-10 min
Davenport | Florida | I-4 E
Stand still accident [...]
Feb 22, 2014 4:55pm | By Kasey | 470 views | 2

Stand still
Lakeland | Florida | Ramp
Not moving on I 4[...]
Jan 26, 2014 4:27pm | By anonymous | 45 views |

Massive accident of Florida Turnpike
Kissimmee | Florida | Florida Turnpike At Mp 245
Multi-vehicle accident on northbound side. 10 mile back up. This one looks as bad as it gets. Suspect fatalities in PT cruiser wrapped around tree.[...]
Jan 05, 2014 7:36pm | By HokeHHokeman | 505 views |

PT Cruiser wrapped around a tree
Kissimmee | Florida | Florida Turnpike At Mp 245
Multi-vehicle accident on northbound side. 10 mile back up. This one looks as bad as it gets. Suspect fatalities in PT cruiser wrapped around tree.[...]
Jan 05, 2014 7:32pm | By HokeHHokeman | 921 views | 7

Accident in poincina close from public works
Kissimmee | Florida | Marigold Avenue
Road closed from marigold & walnut to marigold &coyote ..detour thru walnut or coyote if cooming from polk side.[...]
Oct 23, 2013 1:57pm | By Geil Fontanez | 404 views | 6

Kissimmee | Florida | Ramp
Oct 22, 2013 08:33am | By anonymous | 129 views |

I4 on standstill
Kissimmee | Florida | I4
Traffic is on standstill on the epcot exit not sure how far back but I ben here for 20min still no movement. [...]
Oct 22, 2013 07:49am | By jorge DosSantos | 750 views | 2

a bi
Winter Haven | Florida | Havendale Blvd / Sr545
Sep 03, 2013 1:39pm | By marion everton | 24 views |

fatal accident
Winter Haven | Florida | Sr 544,havendale Blvd
A fatal accident,2 children both young girls about 8 & 10 deceased, a 3rd child also a young girl about 12, was life flighted from Burger King parking lot with life threatening injuries,2 other passengers in the vehicle a teenage girl about 14 & her[...]
Sep 02, 2013 00:42am | By marion everton | 771 views | 1

Standstill for 20 min
Lakeland | Florida | I-4 W
Stand still traffic. Find another route. [...]
Aug 22, 2013 07:13am | By anonymous | 468 views |

QUESTION | Kissimmee | Florida |
Looking for car accident around orlando internatioal airport boy airlifted to hospital in orlando .women taken to another hospital[...]
Aug gust 17th 2013, 02:57pm, Sat August 17th 2013, 02: st 17th 2013, 02:57pm E: 1am | By Jewel | 64 views |

car fire
Lakeland | Florida | W Lime St
car fire on i4[...]
Aug 12, 2013 07:52am | By Mel | 242 views |

Motorcycle accident
Kissimmee | Florida | 192
Car hit motorcycles [...]
Mar 17, 2013 12:54pm | By Mamabelle | 519 views |

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Accident Statistics
In 2009 there was a total of 86 fatal accidents in Polk County FL:

2 on rural interstates
3 on urban interstates
1 on freeway and expressway
8 on minor arterial
2 on collector arterial
28 on local routes
2 on unknown locations

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