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Complete Sarasota, FL accident reports and news.


Accidents in Sarasota result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Sarasota crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Sarasota accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Here are resources to help accident victims and their families after a Sarasota wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Sarasota Police Department;

Sarasota Fire & Rescue Department;

Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office;

Sarasota major hospitals include Sarasota Memorial Hospital and Lakewood Ranch Medical Center;

Sarasota County Superior Court;

Sarasota real-time traffic report;

Florida State Insurance Commissioner site.

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a Sarasota accident?

Regardless of how severe an accident is, almost everyone involved has to deal with insurance companies and claims. For accidents with very minor injuries and damage, a claim can sometimes be handled by working with the insurance adjuster. For crashes involving more serious injuries, or when a fatal crash occurs, a Sarasota personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. Go here to learn more about how a Sarasota accident lawyer helps injured victims.


Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Thu, 03/15/2018 Car Accident Norma Hoffman, 79, killed, Irwin Hoffman, 83, and Demario Evans, 35, injured, and driver Rachel Veronica Hauser, 28, charged in hit-and-run collision on U.S. 41 in Sarasota, Florida
Fri, 03/09/2018 Bus Accident Three children sustain minor injuries in school bus crash at 17th Street North and U.S. 301 in Sarasota, Florida
Fri, 09/08/2017 Car Accident Eddie Perez-Perez, 28, killed and one person injured in head-on collision on U.S. 41 in Sarasota, Florida
Fri, 09/01/2017 Car Accident Child injured and driver arrested in collision on Clark Road at Lockwood Ridge Road in Sarasota County, Florida
Wed, 08/16/2017 Bicycle Accident Benjamin Nicholson, 15, injured in bicycle collision on Old Venice Road in Sarasota County, Florida
Thu, 08/10/2017 Car Accident Tabitha Nicole Peters, 36, killed and Rex Wrey Peters, 39, Taylor M. Peters, 14, and James Allen Lawton, 52, injured in head-on car collision on McIntosh Road in Sarasota, Florida
Sat, 07/08/2017 Bicycle Accident Tristan Todd, 20, injured in bicycle collision with hit-and-run vehicle on Whitfield Avenue in Sarasota, Florida
Tue, 06/13/2017 Motorcycle Accident Jessie Caudill, 20, killed in motorcycle collision on State Road 70 in Sarasota, Florida
Sat, 06/03/2017 Car Accident Man killed in two-vehicle collision at Fruitville Road and Midway Parkway in Sarasota, Florida
Wed, 05/10/2017 Car Accident Clarence Johnson, 20, and one child injured, and Richard Torrington, 46, charged in collision on McIntosh Road in Sarasota, Florida
Tue, 04/11/2017 Bus Accident 16 people sustain injuries in collision involving school bus at Proctor Road and Gantt Road in Sarasota County, Florida
Tue, 04/04/2017 Truck Accident At least 1 dead in crash involving 2 semi-trucks on I-75 in Sarasota County, Florida
Mon, 04/03/2017 Car Accident Christopher Tirado, 29, dead, 2 women seriously injured, and Irana Negrete, 39, charged after single-vehicle wreck on Higel Avenue in Sarasota, Florida
Mon, 03/20/2017 Bicycle Accident Bicyclist seriously injured in hit-and-run crash on the Stickney Point Road Bridge in Sarasota, Florida
Tue, 10/18/2016 Pedestrian Accident Lynn Taylor, 61, critically injured in pedestrian collision with hit-and-run driver on Gulf Gate Drive in Sarasota, Florida