Cocoa Village - #1 Place To Crash In Brevard County

According to the Florida Today Newspaper, State Road 520 in Cocoa Village is the #1 place to be involved in car accidents in Brevard County. According to the article, the one block stretch of SR 520 linking Brevard and Delannoy Avenues has the greatest frequency of car accidents in Brevard County . Two other Cocoa Village roads, Florida Avenue and Forrest Avenue, rank 6th and 9th, respectively, according to the article.

Last year's No. 1 car crash site was westbound Eau Gallie Boulevard in Melbourne, between Pineapple and Highland avenues. This location is now ranked No. 2. The Eau Gallie Boulevard corridor remains high on the over all list of car accidents with 5 of the top 20 occuring along this major east/west artery in Brevard County. Third on the most frequent car accident sites was State Road A1A between State Road 520 and Marion Lane in Cocoa Beach. This section of road is a heavy tourist corridor and is near Ron Jon Surf Shop and Cocoa Beach Surf Co.