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Florida man gave 10-year-old Xanax to make him 'chill' after sugar rush, police say
Alexandre Correa Da-Silva, 30, of Orlando, was driving recklessly in the 800 block of Volusia Avenue when Orange City police officers pulled him over and arrested him on suspicious of driving under the influence, police said.
Man, woman found dead on bed in apparent murder-suicide in Daytona Beach
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.- A man and woman were found shot to death Tuesday night in an apparent murder-suicide at a home in Daytona Beach, police said.
Eustis: Person found dead on road after possible hit-and-run crash
LAKE COUNTY, Fla.- A crash that left a person dead in the road may have been a hit-and-run, said Florida Highway Patrol.
Man arrested in DeLand hit-and-run that killed teenager, injured 4
Tuwon Chambers, 19, was arrested Saturday on charges of leaving the scene of an accident that resulted in a death.
Dog, rabbit removed from home after apparent murder-suicide, police say
Officers were called to a home on Essex Road on Tuesday evening for a well-being check. No one was inside the home, but officers and firefighters breached the front door, investigators said.
New Smyrna Beach man sentenced in severe beating of 22-month-old
Harold Hall and his wife, Amber, were charged last year. While the mother's case is still pending. Harold Hall was in court Wednesday for a plea and sentencing.
Unusual surge of jellyfish on Volusia beaches sparks concerns
Officials with the Volusia County Beach Safety said Tuesday that over the past 10-12 days, they've treated more than 2,400 people for jellyfish stings. There were 550 stings reported in Volusia County on Tuesday alone, officials said.
5 things we know about the Daytona Beach roller coaster derailment
"We have launched an investigation to determine the cause of the accident, and anyone who should be held accountable will be held accountable," the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services said in a statement.
Roller coaster passenger who survived 34-foot fall was 'praying it was over'
Amanda Bostic remembers the harrowing moments when she was tossed more than 30 feet from a roller coaster that had just derailed."I remember falling through the air and I remember hitting the ground," she said during an exclusive interview with "Good Morning America."The 34-year-old mother of two so
Florida woman leaves toddler in vehicle overnight after making trip to liquor store
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida woman left a 3-year-old girl in a vehicle overnight, where she was overheated and drifted in and out of consciousness.
Woman, 59, hit, killed while crossing street in Daytona Beach
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.- A 59-year-old woman was struck and killed Monday night while crossing a street in Volusia County, officials said.
Volusia County Manager Jim Dinneen Leaving Friday
That’s now the final day on the job for embattled County ManagerJim Dinneenafter the Volusia County Council agreed to move up his resignation date to June 22nd instead of January 11th, ensuring him a severance pay of around $250,000 at least.
Dad arrives home to find daughter, 14, missing
DeBARY, Fla.- A father in DeBary came home Sunday afternoon to find his 14-year-old daughter missing, the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office said.
No arrest after man says woman pulled gun on him, daughter in road-rage case
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Attorney: Daytona Beach roller coaster victims may have lifelong injuries
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.- Attorney Matt Morgan, representing victims of the derailed roller coaster in Daytona Beach, says he is prepared to file a lawsuit.
Missing teen: 14-year-old Nakayla Kirkman
Detectives say that they do not know Nakayla's destination, but they are exploring the possibility that she is with a relative or someone else who is known to her. She may be with her mother, Lakeshia Jones, who is possibly driving a 2001 Ford Explorer with Illinois tag Q461869.
Mother arrested, accused of leaving child in car overnight
SANFORD, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35)- Seminole County deputies say they have arrested a woman, accused of leaving her child inside a car overnight.
Sanford police officer catches gator
SANFORD, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL)- A Sanford police officer caught a unique offender --- a gator!
Final roller coaster derailment patient released from hospital with injuries
Collins would have been back home in Kentucky, but instead, she now struggles to walk on her own after dangling from a roller coaster for what she said felt like an hour.
Daytona Beach derailment victims hire Orlando-based attorney
Attorney Matt Morgan, who is representing a Daytona Beach roller coaster accident victim, will hold a news conference Monday at 11:30 p.m. Watch it live in the video player above.