Driver, 80, badly injured in crash with Mack truck
An 80-year-old man was in critical condition after his vehicle collided with a Mack truck Wednesday morning at the Pasco-Hernando County line. Abram Zane of Masaryktown was heading north on Monteverde Drive about 7 a.m. when his 1984 Datsun pickup crossed into the westbound lane of County Line Road, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Zane's truck collided with a semitrailer heading west on County Line. Zane was taken to Spring Hill Regional Hospital. The FHP report indicated he was not wearing a seat belt. The driver of the semitrailer, Hernan Perez, 51, of Orlando was not injured.
NEW PORT RICHEY
PACE offers help for troubled girls
The American Association of University Women invite the public to a Program on PACE at 10:30 a.m. Jan. 9 at the Community Congregational Church, 6533 Circle Blvd., New Port Richey. The PACE Center is a nonresidential, gender-specific program for girls ages 12-18 who are experiencing difficulty or conflict in school or at home. PACE's purpose is to intervene and prevent high school dropouts, juvenile delinquency, teen pregnancy, drug and alcohol addiction and welfare dependency. County Commissioner Ann Hildebrand, a board member of PACE, will facilitate the program. For information, call Connie Huebner at (727) 236-3795.
Terry Williams resigned in June as senior vice president of the Pasco Hernando Workforce Board. A Dec. 25 story was incorrect on this point.