Four-Vehicle Accident Reported on Clark Road in Sarasota, Florida; Three Injured
SARASOTA, FL. – According to an online news story reported at mysuncoast.com, a four-vehicle accident was reported to have occurred on Clark Road in Sarasota, Florida. Three people were injured in the accident and taken to nearby hospitals, according to the news report, and authorities are still investigating.*
The accident happened sometime in the morning in the area of Beneva and Clark Road. The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office and WWSB report that four vehicles were somehow involved in a collision in the area. The news report did not say what types of vehicles were involved or list the makes or models of the vehicles.
Authorities and paramedics responded to the scene, but they did not provide immediate information about the nature of the accident or the circumstances that led to the crash. It is unclear how the vehicles came to collide on the roadway.
WWSB reports that three people sustained injuries in the accident, and emergency crews took them to nearby hospitals for treatment. One person had reportedly been trapped in a vehicle and had to be freed by responders. It is not clear how many people in total were involved, and the extent of injuries sustained was not reported. No one involved was identified in the report.
The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office is handling the investigation of the accident, and at the time of the news report’s posting online, crews were still on scene clearing the area. The report did not say whether any driver was cited in connection with the wreck.
No further information about the accident was released at that time. Investigation is ongoing.
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