Press Releases made in November, 2012

11/21/2012 Traffic Crash Fatality

Posted on Nov 21, 2012 in Press Releases

An elderly woman has died from injuries she received Monday in a traffic crash in Pensacola. Gladys Azab, 85, of Pensacola, died around 5 a.m. today at a local hospital, said Officer Danny Lawrence. The crash occurred around 11:15 a.m. near the intersection of A and Garden streets, and the cause remains under investigation. Lawrence said Azab was eastbound on Garden Street when the 2001 Volvo she was driving struck a 2010 Lexus driven by Ryland B. Furlong, 76, of Pensacola who was driving northbound through the intersection. The Volvo then went into the median and struck a tree. No other...

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11/20/2012 Update on A/Garden streets crash

Posted on Nov 20, 2012 in Press Releases

An elderly woman remains hospitalized in critical condition after she was injured in a traffic crash Monday  morning in Pensacola. The crash occurred around 11:15 a.m. near the intersection of A and Garden streets. Officer Danny Lawrence said Gladys Azab, 85, of Pensacola was eastbound on Garden Street when the 2001 Volvo she was driving struck a 2010 Lexus driven by Ryland B. Furlong, 76, of Pensacola who was driving northbound through the intersection. The Volvo then went into the median and struck a tree. No other injuries were reported. Both women were wearing seatbelts, Lawrence...

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11/19/2012 Traffic Advisory for North Spring Street

Posted on Nov 19, 2012 in Press Releases

*****TRAFFIC ADVISORY*****              North Spring Street between Cervantes and Garden streets will be opened to two-way traffic around 9 a.m. Tuesday (Nov. 20). Motorists are advised to use caution with the new traffic pattern and remember to park in the direction of traffic flow if using on-street parking. Variable message signs will be stationed at Garden and Cervantes streets, and signage indicating two-way traffic has been installed along the entire length of Spring Street. The two-way conversion of Baylen Street is currently underway, and Baylen Street will be reopened to...

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11/19/2012 Traffic Crash at A and Garden streets

Posted on Nov 19, 2012 in Press Releases

A woman is hospitalized in critical condition after she was injured in a traffic crash this morning in Pensacola. The crash occurred around 11:15 a.m. near the intersection of A and Garden streets. Officer Danny Lawrence said the 85-year-old woman, whose name and address are not yet being released, was eastbound on Garden Street when the 2001 Volvo she was driving struck a 2010 Lexus driven by Ryland B. Furlong, 76, of 10100 Hillview Dr., Pensacola who was driving northbound through the intersection. The Volvo then went into the median and struck a tree. No other injuries were reported. Both...

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11/19/2012 Claws for K-9s Red Lobster fundraiser

Posted on Nov 19, 2012 in Press Releases

Claws for   K-9s      Meet and greet FUNDRAISER for Pensacola Police K-9 Unit From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 23, at Red Lobster, 5110 N. Ninth Ave., Pensacola. Donations of the following will be appreciated: Dog toys (tug a war, rope, pulleys, etc.) Black or brown collars (leather only) Science Diet dog food Any kind of treats (except rawhide) Shampoo Teeth cleaner Cash donations Officers and K-9s will be available for photographs, to answer questions and for the public to meet them. For those unable to attend this event, donations can be dropped off anytime at...

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