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Gregory Perenich
2 May 2022

Wreck in Sarasota Leaves One Dead

Wreck in Sarasota Leaves One Dead

Sarasota, FL – A single-vehicle wreck in Sarasota killed a person early Sunday morning, The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office reports.

The wreck happened around 2 a.m. on University Parkway at Whitfield Avenue.

The Florida Highway Patrol said the driver of a pickup truck with a trailer was heading east on the parkway when the pickup truck went off the road into the median before hitting a tree.

The truck caught on fire, and the driver died at the scene.