The Gainesville Police Department is continuing its investigation into a multiple vehicle accident on Sunday that injured two persons, one critically at the intersection of Northwest 34th Street and SW 2nd Avenue. Five Gainesville Fire Rescue engines resp0nded to the crash. GPD says the pileup was triggered when 20 year old Riley Sullivan ran a red light at a high rate of speed. GPD Spokeswoman Corporal Angelina Valuri describes what happened.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/FivecarCrashSND.mp3]
A wildfire burning since April 6 in the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge is only 3 percent contained as of Wednesday morning. In 2011, the Honey Prairie Fire in the Okefenokee refuge burned about 300,000 acres over a year.