Semi hits branches, closing Sarasota street

Semi hits branches, closing Sarasota street
First Alert Traffic: Portion of Osprey Avenue closed in Sarasota after semi-truck driver crashed into tree branches (Source: Sarasota Police Department)

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - Osprey Avenue at 4th Street in Sarasota was shut down Monday because of an accident.

The roadway was closed down by police after a driver of a semi-truck crashed into tree branches in the area.

Police kept the road closed until Public Works came and assisted with cutting the tree.

The roadway has since re-opened.

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