Charlotte deputies name areas it is looking for speeders

(Last updated: 12:00 PM)

The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office has targeted Quesada Boulevard and Cochran Boulevard to look for speeders next week.

Deputies will be doing speed enforcement on the entire length of Quesada. In 2006 there were 35 crashes involving 72 vehicles, injuring 16, causing $111,250 in damage.

Deputies will be doing light enforcement at U.S. 41 and Cochran. In 2006 there were 40 crashes involving 81 vehicles, injuring 18, causing $145,875 in damage.