What You Need To Know About Hit-And-Run Cases

By |2017-03-14T10:30:56-07:00January 13th, 2017|Auto Accidents, Car Accidents, Personal Injury|

The actual number is hard to determine, but many people believe that Florida has one of the highest number of unlicensed drivers in the country. Moreover, according to the Insurance Information Institute, the Sunshine State has one of the highest percentages of uninsured drivers in the country. In other words, there are a lot of

Distracted Driving Bookends In 2016

By |2016-12-09T13:08:42-08:00December 9th, 2016|Auto Accidents, Car Accidents, Personal Injury|

Two separate incidents from this year illustrate how much lawmakers and law enforcement officials grapple with distracted driving issues. In January, a Cobb County, Georgia officer cited a man for distracted driving because he was eating a cheeseburger while driving, and Georgia has a very broad distracted driving law that prohibits “any actions which shall

Three Hurt In Two Separate Officer-Involved Crashes

By |2016-11-14T10:28:10-08:00November 18th, 2016|Auto Accidents, Car Accidents, Personal Injury|

A pair of officer-involved crashes in Orange County sent at least three people to the hospital with various injuries. The first occurred around 3:15 p.m. near the intersection of State Road 408 and Kirkman Road. Moments after receiving a distress call, an Orange County Sheriff's deputy activated the car’s emergency lights and got in position

Runaway Vehicle Causes Fatal Crash

By |2016-07-19T11:28:41-07:00July 14th, 2016|Auto Accidents, Car Accidents, Personal Injury|

A pickup truck driver apparently lost control of his vehicle, swerved into oncoming traffic, collided with several vehicles, and killed four people. The wreck occurred on Interstate 4 between Kathleen and Memorial in Lakeland. Authorities state that a 22-year-old man from Haines City crossed over from the eastbound side to the westbound side, careening into

Mysterious Highway Crash In Central Florida

By |2016-07-19T11:39:10-07:00June 10th, 2016|Auto Accidents, Car Accidents, Personal Injury|

Authorities are searching for answers after a serious wreck on the Florida Turnpike killed two people and severely injured three others. The collision occurred between Osceola Parkway and State Road 417, when 26-year-old Nicole Varona lost control of her SUV, apparently because the tire tread on one of the wheels separated. The SUV apparently struck

‘This One Is Pretty Bad’

By |2016-07-19T11:39:41-07:00April 28th, 2016|Auto Accidents, Car Accidents, Personal Injury|

Four people are dead, including three children, after a serious chain reaction car crash near DeLand. The wreck began near the intersection of State Road 44 and Grand Avenue. When a Ford SUV illegally pulled out in front of a Jeep, the two vehicles collided. The Jeep overturned and caught fire; the out-of-control SUV careened

Lake County Auto Accident Takes the Lives of Three, Including Infant

By |2016-07-19T11:40:58-07:00November 13th, 2015|Auto Accidents, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death|

An Orlando Sentinel news article recently reported that an auto accident on Florida’s Turnpike early one Sunday morning resulted in tragedy. The 23-year-old driver rear-ended his Mercedes SUV into a Nissan Maxima, killing two adults and a baby girl, according to the report. Both cars ended up on their sides and burst into flames; the

Dangerous Driving Equations: Low Gas Prices and Big Cars Equals More Deaths

By |2016-07-19T11:40:59-07:00September 25th, 2015|Auto Accidents, Car Accidents, Personal Injury|

Just last month, the Orlando Sentinel published an opinion piece on how the increase in automobile accident deaths may be a cause of accidents that occur between heavier and lighter motor vehicles. The column suggests that car accidents are on the rise due to the effects that gas prices have on the size of cars