A vehicle crash blocked the northbound lanes of 14th Street West on Friday afternoon. According to Manatee County Public Safety Department, the crash involves injuries and at least one of the people involved was transported to the hospital.
A crash has shut down the intersection of Uihlein Road and State Road 70 East. According to Florida Highway patrol, there are injuries involved. Emergency responders have closed off the entire intersection.
More than 100 Manatee and Sarasota residents attended the first public information workshop for the traffic study conducted by the Florida Department of Transportation. Comments are still being accepted as the department zeroes in on what residents want.
Construction on the Young Bridge on Interstate 75 has diverted more traffic than usual to the Green and DeSoto bridges over the Manatee River, between Palmetto and Bradenton. This video shows traffic on the Green Bridge.