|Driver loses control of his car after making a U-turn
ALACHUA COUNTY, Fla. – A man attempted to make a U-turn on U.S. Highway 27 near 250th Street early Saturday morning and lost control of his vehicle.
|Woman pleads for thieves to return ashes of infant son
ORLANDO, Fla. (WFTV) — An Orange County woman is pleading with thieves to return the ashes of her infant son.
|Mother claims miscommunication led to boy, 4, wandering in Pine Hills
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTV) -- Orange County deputies and Department of Children and Families investigators are trying to figure out how a 4-year-old boy, who was supposed to be with his family, ended up on the streets in Pine Hills.
|Residents concerned about safety while Gainesville man still on the loose
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Police launched an intense search for a man who is accused of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl.
|Accused child molester caught in Bahamas may be headed back to Osceola Thursday
OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. -- An accused child molester who allegedly cut off his GPS monitor and fled in September was caught in the Bahamas over the weekend, and authorities said he may be headed back to Osceola County sometime Thursday.
|Fatal crashes continue to pull FHP from day care crash investigation
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTV) -- Channel 9 learned Wednesday Florida Highway Patrol troopers have been repeatedly forced to stop investigating last week's deadly day care crash in Orange County because a sudden spike in traffic fatalities across central Florida.
|Hurricane survey: water’s the threat, but most still fear wind
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (PBP) -- Despite all the public education, a staggering 84 percent of people surveyed still believe wind, not water,is the greatest threat to their safety, and base their evacuation decisions on wind speed or a storm’s category, the Federal Alliance for Safe Homes said this week.
|Cow shot in Loxahatchee; sheriff’s office seeks suspect
PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. -- (PBP) -- The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for help in identifying who shot a cow Friday on the 2100 block of B Road in Loxahatchee.
|Cat survives 3-story jump from burning building in Celebration
CELEBRATION, Fla. (WFTV) -- Several residents are trying to salvage their belongings Wednesday, following a fire that ripped through their building at the Evander Square at Celebration apartments Tuesday afternoon.
|FHP: Driver in hit-and-run, fatal crash may have been driving self to ER
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTV) -- A driver from Orange County lost control of his car and crashed into a brick wall, but investigators said the driver first clipped another vehicle and kept driving.