A new study by AAA found that distraction driving was a factor in nearly six out of 10 moderate to severe accidents involving teenagers.
The verdict is in for a Broward judge on trial.
Jury members left the courtroom around 7:30 p.m. Thursday and returned with questions for the judge about an hour later in the case of a judge on trial.
From the bench in judicial robes, to the side of the road with her hands cuffed behind her and now to the hot seat in a courtroom, Judge Cynthia Imperato is getting her chance to fight a DUI charge.
Alternate lanes on eastbound and westbound SR 112 between NW 42nd Avenue and NW 12th Avenue will be closed Tuesday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. and then again from 9 p.m. until 5:30 a.m.
In the wee hours of Thursday morning, Plantation fire officials said a woman hit a tree in the median along University Drive near NW 5th Street while she was texting. Pictures from the Plantation Fire Department showed the aftermath of the single car crash.
More nightly closures for State Road 826/Palmetto Expressway and State Road 836/Dolphin Expressway.
The eastbound 836 exit ramp to southbound NW 27th Avenue will be closed through Thursday from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. each night.
If you’ve ever driven through Broward County, there’s a slight chance that you’ve been watched. In parts of northern Broward County, license plates are tracked by computers every time a car passes by. These systems have been in use for several years now.
This week there will be problems on the Palmetto.