Multi-vehicle pileup blocks Fire Tower Road

GLADES COUNTY — A Florida Highway Patrol press release stated that at 6:41 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, Wellinton Acosta Acevedo, of Lehigh Acres was driving a 2003 Volvo semi pulling a trailer on County Road 74/County Road 731 (Fire Tower Road in Glades County). The semi was traveling east on CR 74. A 2008 Ford […]

Road Watch for Hendry County

Motorists are reminded to wear safety belts and drive with caution, courtesy, common sense, and patience as they travel through work zones. Remember, speeding fines are doubled in work zones. • U.S. 27 from Industrial Canal to Central Street in Clewiston: (Construction project) Crews will install welcome signs, lighting, fencing, and landscaping at the eastern […]

Road Watch for Glades County

Motorists are reminded to wear safety belts and drive with caution, courtesy, common sense, and patience as they travel through work zones. Remember, speeding fines are doubled in work zones. • U.S. 27 from Fifth Street to north of S.R. 78: (Construction project) Crews will be milling and resurfacing the roadway on U.S. 27 from […]

Road to be closed on U.S. 441 Southeast Dec. 10

OKEECHOBEE — Okeechobee Utility Authority announced in a press release that work will be done in the 1700 block, to include the 1800 block, of U.S. 441 S.E. beginning Tuesday, Dec. 10 through Wednesday, Dec. 11, from 6 p.m. to 9 a.m. Streets, cross streets and general direction may be affected. Okeechobee Utility Authority shall […]

Man seriously injured in car crash, other driver charged with allegedly driving without a license

HENDRY COUNTY — According to a press release from Florida Highway Patrol, Robert Crissey, 70, of Homestead, was seriously injured in a car crash on Thursday, Nov. 28, at approximately 5:20 p.m. Mr. Crissey was headed westbound on U.S. 27/S.R. 80 when his vehicle, a 2006 Hyundai Sonata, collided with a 2007 Ford Expedition. The […]

Road Work in Hendry County

Motorists are reminded to wear safety belts and drive with caution, courtesy, common sense, and patience as they travel through work zones. Remember, speeding fines are doubled in work zones. • U.S. 27 from Industrial Canal to Central Street in Clewiston: (Construction project) Crews will install welcome signs, lighting, fencing, and landscaping at the eastern […]

Road Watch for Glades County

Motorists are reminded to wear safety belts and drive with caution, courtesy, common sense, and patience as they travel through work zones. Remember, speeding fines are doubled in work zones. • U.S. 27 from Fifth Street to north of S.R. 78: (Construction project) Crews will be milling and resurfacing the roadway on US 27 from […]