Tampa, FLiontb.com

Troopers investigate fatality crash on McMullen Booth Road

Troopers from the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) continue to investigate a fatality injury crash on McMullen Booth Road. The crash occurred at approximately 7:35 a.m. on Friday, July 23, 2021 on McMullen Booth Road near Curlew Road. Troopers say a 21 year-old Tampa woman was traveling southbound on McMullen Booth...
Pinellas County, FLstpetecatalyst.com

Places This Week: Biff-Burger has new owner, ICOT Center offices acquired

The iconic Biff-Burger joint is acquired by a local investor. The ICOT Center in Clearwater among other offices is scooped up by a single entity. Property across from Derby Lane where greyhound racing took place could be used for multi-family development. A home in Clearwater Beach sells for $10.5 million, making it the highest home sale in Pinellas County. A former St. Pete mayor’s home hits the market.
Florida Statewfla.com

Several Florida doctors warn about spread of delta variant in Florida

TAMPA (WFLA) – Several doctors held a virtual panel on Thursday to sound the alarm about the spread of the delta variant of coronavirus in the state of Florida. Three doctors with the Committee to Protect Health Care, a nationwide organization of doctors describing themselves as “key health care advocates” committed to patient advocacy, said state officials are not doing enough to protect Floridians.
Tampa, FLfox13news.com

Accused Tampa looter may not be fit for trial

Promise Goodwine's attorney claims she's incompetent according to a doctor's evaluation. Prosecutors identified Goodwine as a looter after finding surveillance footage of her stealing from a CVS last summer.
Tampa, FLwfla.com

Tampa Bay hospitals facing new surge in COVID-19 cases, doctors say

TAMPA (WFLA) – AdventHealth says they are seeing an increase in COVID hospitalizations all across the Tampa Bay area. “The vast majority of them are unvaccinated, about 94 percent of them are unvaccinated,” said Dr. Doug Ross with AdventHealth in Tampa. Other health systems are seeing a similar trend. Blake...
Bradenton, FLMysuncoast.com

Death investigation underway after workplace altercation turns fatal

BRADENTON, Fla. (WWSB) - Deputies are investigating after a workplace altercation turned fatal Thursday at the Take 5 Oil Change in Bradenton. The incident occurred just after 10 a.m. at the business in the 4000 block of 53rd Avenue East. Witnesses say a former and current employee got into a dispute and upon arrival, deputies found one of the individuals with a stab wound to the chest. That individual died at the scene, the sheriff’s office said.