FHP investigating several crashes on Cortez Road

October 25, 2013 

MANATEE -- Florida Highway Patrol is investigating several crashes Friday morning on Cortez Road.

At least one person was killed in a crash at 7:49 a.m. near Palma Sola Boulevard, according to the FHP website.

There was also a hit-and-run crash just before 8 a.m. at 20th Street West.

Also, a crash at 8:22 a.m. is causing a road block on westbound Cortez Road at 28th Street West, according to FHP.

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