Sarasota, FL (June 24, 2020) – One person was killed in a fatal collision that took place on a highway in Sarasota this afternoon.
The collision took place on University Parkway (I-75) in the southbound lanes when at least two vehicles collided with one another. The circumstances of the collision are still under investigation by Manatee County authorities.
Numerous emergency responders were called to the scene of the accident including paramedics who declared one individual deceased.
The roadway in the area was blocked off for some time following the incident.
No further information is available at this time.
We would like to extend our condolences to the family of the deceased victim.
Car Accidents in Florida
In 2018, Florida saw approximately 397,812 car accidents that resulted in 251,970 injuries and approximately 3,004 deaths. The previous year, there were 402,489 car accidents that caused over 254,300 injuries and about 3,114 fatalities. This is the only dip in numbers that Florida car accidents have seen in the past five years.
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