Fatal crash shuts down traffic on N. River Rd

Crash 4-16-21
Posted at 7:10 PM, Apr 16, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-16 19:10:27-04

SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla- — The Sarasota sheriff says they are shutting down traffic for a fatal crash.

The sheriff says the crash involved three cars and left one person dead. Northbound and southbound lanes on N. River Rd. at West Villages Parkway are closed as of 7 p.m. April 16.

Deputies are asking motorists to avoid the area at this time.