Manatee County – Florida Highway Patrol announced a tragic pedestrian accident that occurred Saturday afternoon. The accident happened as a 19-year-old man from Lutz Florida was driving a Chevy S-10 pickup truck northbound on the South Sunshine Skyway Bridge Fishing Pier. As the young driver traveled along, a 3-year old boy was walking westward behind a parked vehicle. At 4:50:00 PM, the small child walked past the parked vehicle onto the roadway attempting to cross…
The effects of COVID-19 have been felt across nearly every facet of life in America, and the courts have certainly been no exception. With health and safety protocols limiting in-person gatherings, many individuals seeking justice through the courts have had their hearings and trials seemingly inevitably delayed until the United States is able to bring the virus under control in order to resume our way of life. However, some have been fortunate in that their…
Bradenton Florida –  FHP announced a single-car crash on Interstate 75 Saturday morning in Manatee county resulted in one person dead and one person seriously injured. The accident took place as a 58-year-old man from Summerfield Florida was driving a Sport Utility Vehicle southbound on I-75 at mile marker 221. Also in the SUV was a 62-year-old woman from Summerfield Florida. At 8:45:00 AM, they encountered debris on the roadway and the driver swerved in…
Cyclospora – See information video Cyclospora cayetanensis is a unicellular, microscopic parasite that can cause food- or water-related gastrointestinal illness. Cyclospora cannot be transmitted directly from one person to another through infected fecal matter; the parasite must complete part of its lifecycle outside of a host. Most cases of cyclosporiasis occur in underdeveloped tropical and subtropical regions of the world where the parasite is endemic. In the United States, Cyclospora causes about 11,000 illnesses and 11 hospitalizations, but infestations of this…

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