53 Arrested as Police Crack Down on Illegal Street Racing

Police are responding to complaints about illegal pop-up car-racing events held on weekends in empty industrial parking lots around Central Florida, Fox 13 News reports. On Sunday, 53 people were charged with illegal street racing when Lakeland police, Polk deputies and FHP troopers raided an event at a warehouse off State Road 33 just south of Interstate 4. | ALSO: Ledger coverage