Driver Charges For Hit-and-run Crash That Killed Teen In Bal Harbour

Posted: July 14th, 2021 | Categories: In The News

The journey to track down a hit-and-run driver can be long, and sometimes the police find they’ve already arrested the driver under other circumstances. A case reported by the Miami Herald is an example of this. In August 2020, a hit-and-run accident killed a teen bicyclist as he was crossing Collins Avenue. A 2018 silver Kia Optima hit the child, continued north on the road, then made a U-turn past … Read More »

Family Blames Tesla For Their Teen Son’s Death in California Lawsuit

Posted: July 8th, 2021 | Categories: In The News

In a story that made national headlines, the Miami Herald reported on a California family that is suing Tesla for the death of their son. They are blaming the company’s Autopilot system. The lawsuit states the teen was killed in an accident involving a Tesla Model 3. The suit claims the vehicle contains “defects which posed an unreasonable risk of injury or death to consumers.” The father of the family … Read More »

Court Rules Insurance Company Must Cover Golf Cart Crash

Posted: June 30th, 2021 | Categories: In The News

We have an unusual story today that shows some of the tricks that insurance companies use to get out of paying for claims. Fortunately for the injured person, the company lost their case on appeal. reports. The case involved an insurance company in Miami, Assurant, and a horse farm in St. Charles, Illinois. The horse farm had a policy to cover their farm, which maintained, trained, and boarded horses. … Read More »

Driver Survives One Crash Only To Get Killed By Another Car

Posted: June 23rd, 2021 | Categories: In The News

A driver was killed on the Florida Turnpike after surviving a semi-trailer truck crash after he got out of his vehicle. The Miami Herald reports. The crash happened in the northbound lanes around the 74 mile post in Boca Raton on the border of Broward and Palm Beach counties. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the victim was sitting or lying down in the left lane after the first crash … Read More »

Bears TE Jimmy Graham Gives Account Of His Car Crash

Posted: June 16th, 2021 | Categories: In The News

It’s rare that we get a first-person account of why a person crashed, but that’s what Chicago Bears tight end Jimmy Graham told reporters after his Miami crash earlier this year. Yahoo! Sports reports. Graham was driving on the turnpike and saw a car stopped in the center lane. He had to suddenly swerve to avoid it. “I was on the turnpike, and I saw a cop going kind of … Read More »

Two Dead, Six Injured in Miami-Dade Car Crash

Posted: June 9th, 2021 | Categories: In The News

Miami Local 10 has reported on a wreck in Miami-Dade that killed two people and injured six last Thursday evening. The crash caused a car fire. Witnesses told police that a driver behind the wheel of an Infinity was going the wrong way on Northwest 79th Street at 10th Avenue in West Little River. The Infinity crashed into a Chevy and caught fire. The two people in the Infinity died … Read More »

Man Faces DUI Manslaughter Charges After Running Girlfriend Over With Truck

Posted: June 3rd, 2021 | Categories: In The News

The Sun-Sentinel has reported on a tragic accident that left a mother dead in Plantation. Police believe that she was run over by her boyfriend’s truck. The report states that the couple had been at a pool party for most of the day. They were drinking and got into a fight when they got home. Video surveillance caught the man, allegedly drunk, get into his truck. His girlfriend clung to … Read More »

Miramar Crash Hits Three Cars In Two Dealerships

Posted: May 26th, 2021 | Categories: In The News

Surveillance tape caught the moment of a crash on State Road 441 in Miramar that hit three cars at two different dealerships. NBC Miami caught the moment of the crash. The crash happened just after 4 a.m. last Sunday. A convertible was driving south on the road and veered off into the dealerships. By the time the vehicle stopped, a ramp was on the trunk of the vehicle and three … Read More »

Tesla Crashes Into Accident Scene On I-95 In Miami-Dade County

Posted: May 19th, 2021 | Categories: In The News

Three people went to the hospital after a Tesla crashed into a Road Ranger on I-95 in Miami-Dade County early today. NBC Miami reported on the accident. According to the Florida Department of Highway Safety, the Road Ranger was blocking the left express lane while helping to clear the sene of a previous crash around 5:15 AM near Northwest 103rd Street. The Tesla crashed into the Road Ranger. Both passengers … Read More »

Woman Charged With DUI, Possible Hit And Run

Posted: May 12th, 2021 | Categories: In The News

Most people who have drank too much when they were younger can recall a time when they don’t remember what happened the next morning. If we’re lucky, all we did was something embarrassing. But sometimes the results can be deadly. The Sun-Sentinel reported a woman from Hollywood was arrested and accused of driving under the influence and getting into two crashes in a seven-minute span. One of the crashes was … Read More »

Biscayne Bay Accident Ruled Hit-And-Run

Posted: May 5th, 2021 | Categories: In The News

Hit-and-run accidents don’t just happen on the roadways. They happen with any kind of vehicle, including boats and personal watercraft. A recent deadly accident in Biscayne Bay has been deemed a hit-and-run by police. Miami 10 explains. Police made an arrest in the case yesterday in connection with the boating accident. The accused man is believed to have run over a personal watercraft with his 30-foot boat and struck the … Read More »

Alton Road Accident Leaves One Dead, Two Injured

Posted: April 29th, 2021 | Categories: In The News

Traveling late at night might seem safer because there are fewer cars on the road, but darkness, speeding, and potential DUI more than make up for it. A three-car crash on Alton Road in Miami Beach ended up with one person dead and at least two injured. reports. The crash happened at 12:17 a.m. according to the police report. Three vehicles were involved in the crash on 27th Street … Read More »