Driver Fails To Stop After Serious Pedestrian-Auto Crash

2016-10-25T08:03:19-07:00October 28th, 2016|Pedestrian Accidents, Personal Injury|

Police are searching for a pickup truck driver who allegedly ran over a pedestrian and then almost immediately thereafter fled the scene. According to witnesses, the vehicle paused for only a moment after it fatally struck 74-year-old Janice Joy, of Lakeland, as she walked near the Duff Road/Sheffield Drive intersection. As a result of the [...]

Parties Dispute Fault After Another Deadly Wreck Near UCF

2016-08-02T11:07:40-07:00August 5th, 2016|Pedestrian Accidents, Personal Injury|

A DeBary man is dead after a pedestrian-auto collision near the University of Central Florida. According to witnesses, 25-year-old Rian Whitmore ran onto eastbound University Boulevard and entered the pathway of 22-year-old Finnessa Randall, of Virginia, who was driving a 2015 Honda Civic. First responders immediately transported Mr. Whitmore to a local hospital, where he [...]

Orlando Named Most Dangerous Place for Pedestrians Followed by Tampa

2016-07-19T11:40:13-07:00July 23rd, 2014|General|

According to the most recent edition of the Pedestrian Danger Index by the National Complete Streets Coalition, the four most dangerous metropolitan areas for walking in the United States are all in Florida, NBC News reports. Orlando has been named the most dangerous region for pedestrians, followed by Tampa, Jacksonville and Miami. The National Complete Streets Coalition’s Report As the Ocala Star-Banner explains, the [...]

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