Intersection reopens after Sarasota crash

UPDATE: The intersection of Circus Boulevard and Beneva Road has reopened. Police now saw the accident involved a two-person scooter, not a motorcycle.

PREVIOUS STORY: SARASOTA, Fla. (WFLA) – Sarasota police are on scene at a vehicle versus motorcycle accident. The accident occurred at the intersection of Circus Boulevard and Beneva Road Thursday.

One person was taken to Sarasota Memorial Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The Circus and Beneva intersection is closed. That’s causing congestion at Frutiville and Beneva, police said.

Drivers should avoid the area until around 6 p.m. if possible.

 

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