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March 4, 2014 11:04 AM

Runaway, 16, blamed for 23 crashes in Manatee, closure of Cortez Bridge

A 16-year-old boy taking an apparent joyride in a stolen pickup truck caused havoc in West Bradenton and Anna Maria Island on Tuesday morning before finally crashing on Cortez Road, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

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