Mother involved in 225A crash died

Mother involved in 225A crash died

Ocala, Florida — A mother who was critically injured following a two-vehicle crash on August 3, has died. Florida Highway Patrol Public Information Officer Sergeant Tracy Hisler-Pace said that Conley was pronounced deceased on August 16, 2015, at 10:54 a.m. Conley’s passenger, 6-year-old Zachary Bode, remains in critical condition at UF Health Shands Hospital in […]

Young Summerfield woman killed in crash

Young Summerfield woman killed in crash

Marion County — A Summerfield woman lost her life Saturday evening after her vehicle struck a power pole. A 2001 silver Toyota Celica, driven by Sydney M. Root, 22, was traveling southbound on Southeast 47th Avenue when the vehicle began to exit the roadway. Florida Highway Patrol troopers said that the vehicle entered the west grassy […]

Two critically injured in accident on 225A

Two critically injured in accident on 225A

[Last updated on August 5, 2015, at 12:18 p.m.] Ocala, Florida — A mother and a 6-year-old boy are in critical condition following a two-vehicle crash Monday morning. The relationship between the woman and the boy is unknown at this time. According to reports, at approximately 9:47 a.m. the Marion County Public Safety Communications Center received a 911 […]

Deputy crashes into car while running code

Deputy crashes into car while running code

Ocala, Florida — On Friday, at approximately 12:10 p.m., Marion County Sheriff’s Deputy Timothy Ogletree, 44, was traveling southeast on U.S. 27 in the left lane with his lights and sirens activated. According to reports, the deputy was responding to an emergency call. The deputy told troopers that as he approached the red light at […]

2-vehicle crash with serious injuries

2-vehicle crash with serious injuries

Marion County – The Florida Highway Patrol has released the report in regards to a crash that occurred on June 22, at the intersection of U.S 27 and County Road 464B. At approximately 12:50 p.m., Marion County Fire Rescue was dispatched to a two-vehicle accident with injuries. Engine 20 was the first to arrive on the […]

Two killed in crash, one in critical condition

Two killed in crash, one in critical condition

[Last updated on June 8, 2015, at 9:13 a.m.] Ocala, Florida — A Sunday morning crash left two people dead and one in critical condition. The accident involved a white Mercury Grand Marquis, driven by Cedric Pinkney, 18, and a brown Mercury Monterey, driven by Thelma Sharbaugh, 86. Pinkney also had a rear passenger, Johnny “J-Tee” Taylor, 17. The crash […]

Woman ticketed following crash on 314A

Woman ticketed following crash on 314A

Ocklawaha, Florida — On Wednesday, Marion County Fire Rescue responded to a two-vehicle traffic crash with entrapment. The crash occured on County Road 314A and Southeast 47th Street Road, Ocklawaha. Upon arrival, rescue crews found three victims, one which had been entrapped in her vehicle. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a 2010 Dodge Charger, driven by […]

3 killed in crash, 2 in critical condition

3 killed in crash, 2 in critical condition

Umatilla, Florida — Florida Highway Patrol troopers say three people were killed — and two others were critically injured — after being ejected from a SUV, Sunday. The crash occurred at approximately 3 a.m., at Southeast 127th Street Road — two miles east of Southeast 182nd Avenue in the Ocala National Forest. According to reports, […]

Car flipped and struck power pole, no hospital for man and infant

Car flipped and struck power pole, no hospital for man and infant

Marion County — On May 12, at approximately 6:45 a.m., Marion County Fire Rescue crews from Station 17 responded to a rollover-crash on Southeast Maricamp Road and Locust Road. Upon arrival, rescue crews found that a 2010 Kia, driven by David A. Furye, 27, had flipped and struck a power pole. This caused power lines to come down […]

Truck driver dies following SR 40 Crash

Truck driver dies following SR 40 Crash

Marion County — East State Road 40 traffic was blocked for hours Tuesday night following a two-vehicle accident. The crash occurred at Southeast 165th Avenue and East State Road 40 at approximately 8 p.m. Florida Highway Patrol Troopers said a 1992 Mercury Grand Marquis, driven by David Boswell, 61, was traveling westbound on State Road […]

441 crash seriously injures 1; ShandsCair helicopter has mechanical failure

441 crash seriously injures 1; ShandsCair helicopter has mechanical failure

Belleview, Florida — On Tuesday, the Florida Highway Patrol responded to a crash at U.S. 441 and Southeast 104th Terrace, involving a motorcycle and SUV. According to reports, the motorcycle, driven by Todd Worrell, 59, was traveling northbound on U.S. Highway 441 preparing to make a U-turn to go southbound on U.S. 441. A 2005 […]

Teen ticketed for Highway 200 crash

Teen ticketed for Highway 200 crash

Ocala, Florida — The Ocala Police Department has released the final report on an accident that occurred on Highway 200 this past Saturday. Police said that a 2002 Chrysler Voyager driven by Joyce Newhouser, 64, was traveling northbound on Southwest 38th Court on the south side of State Road 200. She was stopped at the […]