MANATEE - A string of at least five minor traffic crashes occurred Sunday in Manatee County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Traffic accidents occurred at Whitfield & Longfellow avenues, State Road 64 and County Road 675, in the 1100 block of Cortez Road West, at Cortez Road and 14th Street and at U.S. Hwy. 301 and 60th Avenue, according to FHP records.
The incident along SR 64 involved a passenger on a motorcycle who fell off the bike, according to FHP Lt. Greg Bueno.
No other details were immiediately available.