FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: 31-year-old died in fatal crash on US-41 at Center Rd involving SCAT bus

Fatal crash at US 41 and Center Road in Venice

VENICE (WWSB) - A vehicle crash involving a Sarasota County Area Transit bus has claimed the life of a 31-year-old on US-41 at Center Road.

Kenny Watson a trooper from FHP says around 12:45 p.m. the driver of a Toyota Corolla was killed after hitting the back of a SCAT bus in the left turn lane of northbound US-41. Neither the driver or the lone passenger on the SCAT bus were injured.

Homicide Investigation remained on scene for a few hours.

No further details are available.

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