Posts Categorized: Car Accident

Driver Crashes Into A Kosher Bakery

Posted: October 7th, 2020 | Categories: Car Accident

It takes an experienced hand to make up a batch of sourdough bread. Any professional baker can tell you that many factors can make it turn out less than perfect. The Miami Herald. reports that workers at a Kosher bakery in Miami had their efforts ruined when a car crashed into the building where they were making bread for the next day’s business. In an Instagram post,  Zach Stern, also … Read More »

Two Teenagers Die In A Roll-Over Crash At A Rock Island Road Intersection

Posted: June 10th, 2020 | Categories: Car Accident

A two-vehicle crash involving a carload of teens and a pickup truck in Tamarac last month has left two people dead. Authorities are still investigating the crash. CBS Local in Miami reported on the station’s website that the fatal crash happened at the intersection of Rock Island Road and Commercial Boulevard at approximately 4:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 28th. According to a statement issued by the Broward County Sheriff’s Office, … Read More »

A Young Boy Is In Critical Condition After Being Hit By A Truck. The Driver Is Still At Large.

Posted: April 8th, 2020 | Categories: Car Accident

It seems unconscionable that anyone would hit a child and then callously drive away.  According to a report appearing on the NBC Miami website, however, a hit-and-run crash in Miami last week has left a 12-year-old boy critically injured. A spokesperson for the Miami Police Department said in a statement that the hit-and-run crash happened on Tuesday, March 31st  at approximately 5:30 p.m. near the intersection of Northwest 14th Avenue … Read More »

Driver of Black Chevy Impala Collides Head-On With Another Vehicle

Posted: February 19th, 2020 | Categories: Car Accident

Miami-Dade law enforcement agencies are currently investigating a head-on collision involving three vehicles in Miami Gardens on Monday morning that left two people seriously hurt. Investigators are asking any possible eyewitnesses to come forward with any details that might help them in the case. CBS Local in Miami reports that the crash happened at approximately 9:00 A.M. within the 20900 block of NW 2nd Avenue just south of the county … Read More »

Hit-And-Run Driver Hits Woman, Lies To Police And Leaves

Posted: March 28th, 2019 | Categories: Car Accident

According to Florida’s Department of  Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV), some 25% of all accidents in our state are hit-and-run crashes. By law, anyone involved in a crash is required to stay at the scene until released by law enforcement. CBS Local in Miami reported on Monday, March 18th, when a driver going eastbound hit Mercedes Sarmiento, 61.  Sarmiento was crossing the intersection of Southwest 8th Street and 44th. … Read More »

Witnesses Say Victim Was Dragged In Hit And Run

Posted: January 16th, 2019 | Categories: Car Accident

It takes someone who is very callous or extremely panicked to hit someone without stopping to take responsibility for their actions. In a story which ran on the CBS local station, Miami Police investigators are now one step closer to finding the driver who was responsible for a hit-and-run crash on Tuesday. The crash has left one woman in the hospital in critical condition. Authorities released identifying information about the … Read More »

Good Samaritan Claims Instinct Helped Him Save Couple From Vehicle Fire

Posted: January 2nd, 2019 | Categories: Car Accident

Most of us have heard the story of the Good Samaritan and hope that if we are in a position to need help, someone will be there to help. Conversely, if we see others in trouble, it is a natural instinct to help when and if we can. According to a story appearing on the CBS local station in Miami, that is exactly what happened to a couple who were … Read More »

Three Bus Chain Reaction Accident Near Miramar High School

Posted: December 26th, 2018 | Categories: Car Accident

A school bus accident can be especially worrisome for parents for a number of reasons. The lack of seat belts and other safety equipment means that students run a real risk of injury. It is thought that their weight keeps them safe, but that doesn’t mean they’re safe vehicles in an accident. Such an accident involving three school buses happened on Tuesday, December 18th in Miramar. The accident resulted in … Read More »

Two Disney Buses Collide Near EPCOT

Posted: December 19th, 2018 | Categories: Car Accident

Even when you’re on vacation and leave the driving to someone else, there is still a chance of getting into an accident. Bus accidents can occur just as easily as accidents involving other types of motor vehicles and can end in injuries for passengers who are on board. Such an incident happened recently at Disney’s Epcot Center in Orlando on Tuesday, December 11th. NBC affiliate in Miami, WTVJ reported that … Read More »

Jaws Of Life, Crane Needed To Free Car Wrapped Around Tree

Posted: December 12th, 2018 | Categories: Car Accident

Getting into an accident can be terrifying enough, however, being trapped inside a vehicle that has just been through a crash can be even more frightening. Rescue and emergency crews can utilize a number of tools to help ensure that accident victims get to safety, but this can take time and sometimes be a tricky proposition. This may have been the case for the driver silver Toyota Sedan who was … Read More »

Elder Crashes Speeding In His Lamborghini

Posted: December 5th, 2018 | Categories: Car Accident

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), averages of 28 people per day were killed in auto accidents involving a driver who was under the influence of alcohol in 2016. The statistics further point out that on average, one person is killed every 53 minutes, raising the potential of being in an alcohol-related crash to one chance in three. According to a story which was reported on the … Read More »

Van Flips After Police Chase, One Hospitalized

Posted: October 24th, 2018 | Categories: Car Accident

The National Highway Transportation Administration (NHTSA) reports that more than 10,000 people are killed each year in rollover crashes. This means that a total of 33% of all motor vehicle fatalities occurring annually in the US are the result of rollover accidents which involve a single vehicle. The NHTSA asserts that even in the case of rollover crashes, motorists and passengers are 75% less likely to be killed if they … Read More »

Crash Requires Windshield Removal To Extract Victim

Posted: October 17th, 2018 | Categories: Car Accident

A rollover crash can be one of the most terrifying accidents to ever experience. Wearing a seatbelt can make a huge difference between a rollover accident resulting in minor injuries or something far more serious.  This appears to be what may have happened in the case of an accident which occurred in Fort Lauderdale on the afternoon of Sunday, October 7th, leaving two people injured. The NBC affiliate station in … Read More »

Traffic Stop Leads To Police Shooting

Posted: October 3rd, 2018 | Categories: Car Accident

While some Florida residents feel safer with the state’s stand your ground laws, such legislation, may embolden some people to take unwise risks. That may have been what happened during a routine traffic stop conducted by Sheriff’s deputies in Orlando which ended in a motorist being shot. According to a story appearing on the CBS local website in Miami, Orange County Sheriff’s deputies in an unmarked cruiser pulled over a … Read More »