Major Vehicle Wreck on US 41 and Field Road Kills Stephen Witzer
Sarasota, FL (October 10, 2017) – The Florida Highway Patrol reported a Tuesday morning major vehicle crash with one fatality and another man with serious injuries.
According to the report, two vehicles were involved in the collision at US 41 and Field Road around 8:43 a.m. October 10.
The report showed that 71-year-old Stephen Witzer, of Sarasota, drove his 2017 Ferrari south on U.S. 41 when it was struck by a 2016 Acura that turned left from Fields Road. The Ferrari hit the right front portion of the Acura, causing it to rotate and continue southbound before stopping at the center of U.S. 41. The impact also caused the Ferrari to rotate and go over a concrete curb and into a parking lot, near the intersection.
Witzer was killed at the scene. Meanwhile, the 88-year-old driver of the Acura was transported to Sarasota Memorial Hospital with serious injuries.
We extend our condolences to the family and friends of the victim.
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