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A Man Died After A Hit-And-Run, DUI Boating Accident

Posted: May 27th, 2020 | Categories: In The News

Almost everyone knows that it’s a bad idea to be driving while under the influence of alcohol. The rules about operating a motor vehicle on Florida’s roadways are equally applicable when on the water as well. WSVN in Miami reported that Miami Beach authorities have arrested a man in connection to a fatal DUI hit and run crash that happened near Star Island on Tuesday, May 12th.  On Friday, officers … Read More »

Police May Have Been Involved In A Hit-And-Run, Six Officers Suspended

Posted: May 20th, 2020 | Categories: In The News

Six officers have been suspended due to their potential involvement with a hit-and-run accident last May. The Miami New Times reports. Miami’s Internal Affairs division has reason to believe that the suspended officers were chasing a vehicle against regulations before it was involved in the hit-and-run accident. The speeding vehicle T-boned an SUV, ejecting and killing the driver at the scene. Two others in that vehicle were taken to the … Read More »

FIU Bridge To Be Rebuilt

Posted: May 13th, 2020 | Categories: In The News

After the tragic collapse of the Florida International University Bridge that killed six people in March of 2018, the Florida Department of Transportation has recently announced plans to build another bridge in its place. NBC Miami reports that FDOT and Florida International University announced on Wednesday, May 6, that the pedestrian bridge would be rebuilt with the lessons from the previous bridge collapse kept well in mind.  Officials say that … Read More »

Deputies Rescued Three Men After Their Boat Capsized Tuesday Night

Posted: May 6th, 2020 | Categories: In The News

The state of Florida is one of the most popular places to enjoy almost every kind of boating imaginable. Our state has some of the country’s most beautiful beaches, bays, and vast expanses of open water to enjoy fishing. Though the scenery may be breathtaking, it poses different risks to fishermen and people who enjoy boating. Turbulent weather can become dangerous, and the situation can escalate to life-threatening proportions. A … Read More »

Police Apprehend Suspects Possibly Looking To Burglarize A Neighborhood

Posted: April 29th, 2020 | Categories: In The News

 It is important for residents in neighborhoods to be vigilant in reporting suspicious behaviors. Police officers have arrested a man in Miami Beach after he was observed casing homes along the Venetian Causeway last week.  The CBS Local station in Miami reported that the incident happened at approximately 2:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 21st when officers observed a vehicle in the residential neighborhood well after curfew. Officers believed that the … Read More »

Road Projects Are Projected To Be Completed Earlier Due To Shelter-In-Place Orders

Posted: April 22nd, 2020 | Categories: In The News

Officials in Tallahassee say that the massive project along Interstate 4 in Central Florida is moving at an accelerated pace due to less traffic on the roads. According to the story which appeared on the website of Miami’s CBS Local station,  because there is much less traffic on Florida’s roads due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the project might be able to be completed a little sooner than expected. Governor Ron … Read More »

Drinking While Working Has Increased With Stay-At-Home Orders In Effect

Posted: April 15th, 2020 | Categories: In The News

Most workplaces have a policy of forbidding their workers from drinking alcohol while on the job or coming to work while clearly inebriated. Such policies are put in place to ensure that the workplace is safe for all employees and reduce the chance of an on-the-job accident or other mishaps which can cause an injury. According to a recent report appearing on the NBC Miami website on Tuesday, April 14th, … 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 »

A Double Motorcycle Crash Results In One Dead. Charges Have Not Yet Been Filed.

Posted: April 1st, 2020 | Categories: In The News

A tragic crash involving two motorcyclists has ended in the death of one man and the injury of another late last month in Pembroke Pines. CBS Local in Miami reports that the incident happened in the early morning hours of Tuesday, March 24th, when 22-year-old Daniel Sanchez Aguillar was riding his motorcycle. He was heading eastbound on Sheridan Street when, suddenly,  Aguilar’s motorcycle collided with that of 19-year-old Jamal Corleto. … Read More »

Florida Is Changing How They Collect Toll Fees Amid The Covid-19 Pandemic

Posted: March 25th, 2020 | Categories: In The News

In just a few short weeks, Coronavirus or Covid-19 has affected nearly every aspect of our lives. To maintain public safety and health, schools and businesses have closed in an attempt to stop the spread of the virus. Now, according to a recent announcement made by the Florida Department of Transportation, all cash tolls are to be suspended. According to a story appearing on the NBC Miami website, as of … Read More »

A Sudden Car Accident At A Church Injured Several People And Killed One

Posted: March 18th, 2020 | Categories: In The News

A crash in Miami Gardens has taken the life of one person and left several others injured at an area church last week. The church was reaching out to the community in its bi-weekly charity function. Details of the crash have not been released yet. CBS Local in Miami reported on its website that the accident happened on Wednesday, March 11th, at approximately 3:00 P.M. at the Mt. Pisgah Seventh … Read More »

The Father, Son, and Their Dog Are All Safe After A Plane Crash

Posted: March 11th, 2020 | Categories: In The News

A father and son and their dog are going to be alright after their single-engine plane crashed into a tree on Sunday morning. The Sun-Sentinel reported on its website that Jason Dougherty, 47. and Caleb Dougherty, 22 of Garden City, Kansas were heading from Kansas City to the Florida Panhandle for a vacation when their Beechcraft Bonanza plane went down. Jason Dougherty was piloting the small aircraft when it crashed … Read More »