Hendry County traffic crash resulted in minor injuries

A Clewiston man received minor injuries in a Hendry County traffic crash on Nov. 9 A Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) press release stated that at 7:45 a.m. a 2012 KIA Forte operated by Anthony Coppler, 20, of Clewiston, and a 2005 Dodge Ram, operated by Charles Colton, 18, of Felda, were traveling southbound on State […]

Traffic accident claims pedestrian’s life

CLEWISTON — A 66-year-old pedestrian succumbed to injuries she received from being struck by a car at the intersection of Davidson Road and Hooker Point Road on Sunday, Oct. 28. A Florida Highway Patrol press release stated that at 7:55 p.m., a 2013 Toyota Corolla operated by Jose Romero, 22, of Clewiston was westbound on […]

Clewiston man injured in Glades County vehicular accident

A Clewiston man sustained serious injuries from a single vehicle crash on Sunday, Sept. 23. A Florida Highway Patrol press release stated that at 11 p.m. Patrick M. Johnson, 25, of Clewiston, was operating a 2015 Misubishi Outlander. The SUV was traveling eastbound on County Road 720 (Tobias Avenue NW) in Glades County. Mr. Johnson […]

Clewiston woman died in Osceola County crash

Cecilia Morales Carballer, 69, of Clewiston, succumed to injuries she received on Sunday, Sept. 16, when she was ejected from an SUV that she was a passenger in. A Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) press release stated that at 11:30 a.m. a 2001 Lincoln SUV operated by Laura Bueno, 30, of Clewiston, was traveling northbound on […]

Motorcycle crash claims life of Cape Coral man

A 32-year-old Cape Coral man died from injuries sustained in a single motorcycle crash on S.R. 80 in Hendry County on Thursday, June 7. A Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) press release stated that at approximately 7:45 p.m. a 2006 Honda motorcycle operated by Manuel Rangel, 32, of Cape Coral was traveling east on S.R. 80. […]

UPDATE: Traffic crash leaves two dead

CLEWISTON — Two Belle Glade women died from injuries sustained in a single vehicle crash on Wednesday, May 2, in Clewiston. A Florida Highway Patrol press release stated that on at approximately 4:09 p.m. a 2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser operated by Thelmakia Robinson, 20, Belle Glade, was traveling northbound on the inside lane of U.S. […]

Single vehicular crash claim life

CLEWISTON — A Clewiston man died in a single vehicle crash on Tuesday, May 1, while traveling on County Road 833. A Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) press release stated that at approximately 3:09 p.m. a 2002 Ford F-150 truck operated by Marvin Dwaine Mcgee, 53, of Clewiston was traveling southbound on County Road 833. The […]

School bus struck by hit-and-run passer; no one injured

HENDRY COUNTY — A county school bus carrying 10 children was struck just after 7 a.m. Tuesday by a 2001 Isuzu Rodeo SUV whose driver and up to four passengers fled the scene after the accident, according to a report from the Florida Highway Patrol. Trooper S. Rongish said that the crash happened at the […]

Motorcycle crash kills Moore Haven man

A Moore Haven man died from injuries sustained in an April 1 crash. A Florida Highway Patrol news release stated that at approximately 10 p.m., a 2008 Honda GoldWing motorcycle operated by Walter Lewis, 71, of Moore Haven was traveling westbound on U.S. 27 just east of State Road 80 in Hendry County. As the […]

Traffic accident leaves woman in critical condition

CLEWISTON — A 62 year-old Clewiston woman is in critical condition due to injuries sustained after her car went into a canal on Wednesday, March 27. A Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) stated that at approximately 10:05 p.m. a 2010 Toyota Corolla driven by Elizabeth Cruz was traveling south on County Road 833. Her vehicle traveled […]