Alcohol-Related Car Crashes In Orlando

By |2017-03-14T10:31:04-07:00January 5th, 2017|Auto Accidents, Car Accidents, Personal Injury|

It seems like light-years ago now, but back in the 1970s and 1980s, DUI laws were rather weak and sporadically enforced, and in fact, it wasn’t uncommon for police officers to release intoxicated motorists if they promised to drive straight home. Although we now live in a world of strict laws, ignition interlock devices, and [...]

Pedestrian Deaths Increase Nationwide

By |2016-11-28T07:31:22-08:00November 28th, 2016|pedestrian accidents, Personal Injury|

After years of rather steady decline, pedestrian deaths jumped 9.5 percent last year to their highest level since 1995. The total is even higher in Jacksonville and some other Florida cities, where there are generally fewer walkers. Based on preliminary figures from the first half of 2016, the total may increase by double digits this [...]

Near-Fatal Drunk Driving Crash in Orlando

By |2016-09-08T10:45:50-07:00September 9th, 2016|Auto Accidents, Car Accidents, Personal Injury|

A 20-year-old driver, who may have been alcohol-impaired, rear-ended another vehicle at a stoplight and pushed it into a pond of water. The crash happened in Orange County at the intersection of Waterford Lakes Parkway and Alafaya Trail. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Alexander Chiaravalle of Jupiter was driving a 2014 Kia when he [...]

‘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 [...]