Polk County, Florida –
Polk County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Homicide deputies are currently conducting a fatal crash in the area of 14th Street NW and Highway 17 in Fort Meade. Motorists are advised to avoid the area.
The incident, a train versus a semi, occurred at approximately 2:34 pm. There is one confirmed fatality. Details about the crash with victim information will be released as soon as it is available.