Officials at Florida’s Turnpike have heard back from more than half of their customers after they were contacted to swap out their old transponders.
If you plan to drive on Florida’s Turnpike between Sunrise Boulevard and I-595, you may want to take note of some expected road closures.
An IKEA megastore will be built next to Dolphin Mall in Sweetwater, and the company just took a big step forward toward its opening with a $31.5 million purchase of the land.
Florida’s eight turnpike service plazas are getting a much needed makeover.
The Florida Highway Patrol is looking for a car that fled the scene of a deadly crash on the turnpike late Friday night.
The FBI named David Edwin Bradley, 23, of Miami Gardens, Florida as the man who carjacked two cars, robbed a Broward barber shop, and then shot two law enforcement officers on the Florida Turnpike Thursday evening.
Customers inside a Pembroke Pines barber shop were terrified when a man burst in Thursday and robbed the place at gunpoint. Little did they know he’d end up shooting two South Florida law enforcement officers in the middle of the Florida Turnpike before turning the gun on himself.
Two law enforcement officers were shot at the height of rush hour Thursday afternoon, and a suspect lay dead on the pavement, after what started as a carjacking in Miami-Dade County ended on the Turnpike in Hollywood in a blaze of gunfire. Police said the wounds sustained by both officers are not life threatening.
Several people were involved in a shooting in Florida City near Davis Parkway and NW 5th Saturday afternoon, but exactly who was shot, who did the shooting, and why the neighborhood was raked with gunfire are questions police have yet to answer.
Traffic on the Florida Turnpike in Miami-Dade County came to a halt Wednesday afternoon after a dump truck ran off of a bridge and landed on the road below.