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Gregory Perenich
10 February 2022

Three Killed in Sarasota Roundabout Crash

Sarasota Roundabout Crash

Three people were killed in a crash on Myrtle Road in Sarasota just after midnight Saturday.

A woman from Venice and two others from Brevard County were found dead on the scene around 12:30 a.m., according to the Sarasota Police Department.

Police determined the crash happened when the driver lost control and drove over the roundabout, through a fence, and hit a tree.

The Sarasota Police Department Traffic Unit and Criminalistics Unit responded to the accident scene early Sunday morning.

Police said they believe speed was a factor and are awaiting toxicology results.