Public Safety

Damaged overhead power shuts down SR-16 traffic

March 3, 2017

This morning, Historic City News readers who’s morning commute included traveling on US-1 and on SR-16 faced major delays after a tree trimming truck collided with overhead powerlines at SR-16 and Lewis Speedway.

Public Safety

Palatka woman killed two more hospitalized in crash

March 3, 2017

At about 6:56 a.m. this morning, Historic City News was informed by the Florida Highway Patrol that a 2014 Black Ford Fiesta, driven by 32-year-old Danielle Billings of Palatka, was traveling eastbound on SR-16.

Public Safety

Arrest made in 2013 hit-and-run death of Haley Smith

February 27, 2017

On the evening of November 16, 2013, Historic City News reported that 15-year-old Haley Nicole Smith went for a walk with her friends. Hours later she was pronounced dead while undergoing emergency surgery for injuries […]

Public Safety

No one injured in two-alarm fire at Tifton Cove

February 22, 2017

St Johns County Fire Rescue reported to Historic City News this evening that they were aided by first responders with the Jacksonville Beach Fire Department on the scene of a two alarm, multi-family structure fire […]

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