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21-year-old loses control of SUV, hits concrete wall of Riverview High School

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SARASOTA CO., FL (WWSB) – A 21-year-old man has critical injuries after he lost control of his SUV and ended up at the entrance of Riverview High School on Wednesday night.

Around 10:44 p.m., German Diaz, of Sarasota, was driving in his Honda CRV on Proctor Road heading east of Rivetta Court.

Diaz changed lanes to pass a vehicle. Once he passed the vehicle he reentered the lane he started in.

Suddenly, Diaz lost control and cut across both lanes of Proctor Road and entered the shoulder, according to FHP.

The right side of the SUV hit a concrete wall of Riverview High School. The SUV traveled along the wall and came to a stop at the entrance to the high school.

Diaz was transported to Sarasota Memorial with critical injuries.

The crash is under investigation.