One man killed, another seriously hurt in Manatee County crash

MANATEE COUNTY (SNN) - A man visiting from Indiana was killed in a crash in Manatee County on Friday.The crash occurred just after 2 Friday afterno...

December 3, 2022
7:40 AM

MANATEE COUNTY (SNN) - A man visiting from Indiana was killed in a crash in Manatee County on Friday.The crash occurred just after 2 Friday afternoon at the intersection of Cortez Road and 7th Street.The 71-year-old West Lafayette, IN man was in a pickup truck driving west on Cortez.He tried to make a left turn but turned into another pickup truck, this one driven by a 56-year-old Bradenton man.Both trucks then crashed into a wall on the eastbound shoulder.The Bradenton man was seriously hurt. His family was notified of his injuries.