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FHP Launches Safety Campaign About Aggressive Cars and Trucks

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TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami) – The Florida Highway Patrol has launched another phase of the Ticketing Aggressive Cars and Trucks (TACT) safety campaign aimed at educating motorists about the dangers of aggressive driving when interacting with large trucks on the road. 250 more words


FDOT releases traffic safety study for the I-295 Buckman Bridge in Jacksonville

Florida Department of Transportation, Northeast Florida District, has completed the traffic safety study for the Interstate 295 Buckman Bridge in Jacksonville.

A thorough analysis of the bridge, traffic and connecting interchanges was conducted to determine what, if anything, could be done to improve traffic safety. 61 more words


Trooper Pulls Man From Burning Vehicle

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TAMPA (CBSMiami/AP) — A Florida Highway Patrol trooper in the Tampa Bay area has been hailed as a hero after he pulled an unconscious man from a burning vehicle. 137 more words


The FHP DUI Operation Continues Tonight

The News Press reports that the “Wolfpack” operation targeting impaired drivers by the FHP will continue tonight. As always, don’t drink and drive, and be safe out there as you celebrate your holiday.

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DUI Operation in Lee County Friday

The Florida Highway Patrol has announced they will be running a DUI operation in Lee County on Friday, May 22. The news article says checkpoint, but apparently it is a “wolfpack” operation where they do saturation patrols. 15 more words

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FHP Adds 65 New Trooper Grads

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TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/AP) — More than 60 new troopers have joined the ranks of the Florida Highway Patrol.

The troopers graduated from the highway patrol’s Training Academy on Wednesday. 135 more words


Bear Killed In Collision With 2 Cars In North Florida

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MICANOPY, Fla. (CBSMiami/AP) — For the second time over the past 8 days in north Florida, a black bear was killed after being struck by two cars. 139 more words