Motorcycle driver killed in collision with semi

An Okeechobee man was killed Thursday afternoon, Oct.3, when the motorcycle he was riding reportedly swerved to the left, entering the path of an oncoming semi. Terry Ray Plank, 58, of Okeechobee was traveling northbound on U.S. 441 south of the Okeechobee County line in Martin County. Yohandy Chavez de Armas, 34, of Homestead, was […]

Sebring man dies in Okeechobee County crash

OKEECHOBEE — Joel Orozco of Sebring, was killed in a traffic accident early Sunday morning, July 7, on U.S. 441 North when his vehicle struck another vehicle. Tamika ONeil , 38, of Tallahassee, was reportedly driving northbound on U.S. 441 in a 2013 Ford Fusion, when the right rear of her vehicle was struck by […]

Okeechobee man involved in fatal crash in Martin County

INDIANTOWN — A Stuart man was killed Tuesday, April 30, in a fatal accident in Indiantown. His name has not yet been released, pending notification of next of kin. According to Florida Highway Patrol Trooper Michael Coulter’s report, the accident occurred at 10:32 a.m. when a Dodge Dakota truck was struck twice by two different […]