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Lakeland, FL Police Department
Thursday October 9th, 2014 :: 03:33 p.m. EDT

Advisory

Wrong Way Accident

On October 9th, at 9:50 a.m., the Lakeland Police Department responded to Sikes Blvd, 80’ south of Lime Street in reference to a head-on crash. The at fault driver, Kenneth Edward Davis, 82 years of age, was driving a 2009 Honda, 4 door, south bound on Sikes in the north bound lane. The driver of the other vehicle, Jeffery L. Hardin, 54 years old, was driving a 2010Toyota, 4dr, and heading north bound on Sikes. Hardin attempted to avoid hitting the other vehicle but was unable to do so. The roadway was blocked for 1 ½ hours.

Each driver had a seat belt on at the time of the accident. Both drivers were transported to the Lakeland Regional Medical Center for non-life threatening injuries. Davis was cited for driving on the wrong side of the roadway.

Address/Location
Lakeland, FL Police Department
219 N Massachusetts Ave
Lakeland, FL 33801

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 863-834-6900

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