FHP Launches Safety Campaign About Aggressive Cars and Trucks

The Florida Highway Patrol has launched another phase of the Ticketing Aggressive Cars and Trucks (TACT) safety campaign aimed at educating motorists about the dangers of aggressive driving when interacting with large trucks on the road.


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Hit And Run Crashes Rising Across South Florida

Florida has experienced an alarming increase in the number of fatal hit and run crashes during the last two years–and Miami-Dade County is leading the surge of these deadly accidents.


A wrong-way wreck on the Turnpike claimed the lives of two drivers Sunday. (Source: CBS4)

Deadly Wrong-Way Wreck Claims Two Lives

A wrong-way wreck on the Turnpike claimed the lives of two drivers Sunday.


(Source: www.flhsmv.gov/fhp)

Trooper Pulls Man From Burning Vehicle

A Florida Highway Patrol trooper in the Tampa Bay area has been hailed as a hero after he pulled an unconscious man from a burning vehicle.


A Florida Highway Patrol trooper issues a ticket to a driver.  (Source: AP)

FHP Adds 65 New Trooper Grads

More than 60 new troopers have joined the ranks of the Florida Highway Patrol.


Florida Black Bear.  (Source: http://myfwc.com/education/educators/black-bear-education/)

Bear Killed In Collision With 2 Cars In North Florida

For the second time over the past 8 days in north Florida, a black bear was killed after being struck by two cars.


Source: CBS4

Woman Fatally Stabbed; Suspect Fleeing Scene Dies In Crash

The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating an accident that killed a Florida man who was fleeing after he reportedly stabbed his girlfriend to death—in front of her teenage daughter.


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Two Killed In Florida Crash

Two drivers are dead following a Tampa Bay area crash.


Crash US 27 (Source: CBS4)

Family Survives House Fire, Dies In Crash Months Later

A crash on US-27 in Palm Beach County claimed the lives of a Southwest Miami-Dade mother and her three children–the same family that CBS4 News spoke to six months ago after surviving a house fire.


(Source: AP)

Florida Highway Patrol: Alligator Alley Reopens After Fog Lifts

Alligator Alley reopened to motorists once the morning fog lifted Friday.