SARASOTA- Two people were taken to the hospital after being hit by a car Monday evening near the intersection of N. Tamiami Trail and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Way.
It happened at about 7 PM. A man and a woman were trying to cross U.S. 41 when they were struck by a Mercury Sedan. They were both taken by ambulance to Blake Medical Center. Northbound lanes of U.S. 41 were closed for about two hours.
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