Early this past Tuesday morning on October 10th at approximately 2:45 a.m., a Florida Highway Patrol trooper sustained minor injuries when he was involved in rear-end collision near Highway 408 in Orlando, after a drunk driver slammed into the back of his police cruiser. Read the rest »
Drunk Driver Accidents
Yet another Daytona Beach accident has left one dead. This incident took place on the afternoon of this past Monday, when a 30-year-old woman crashed into a telephone pole on Indian Lake Road. The Daytona Beach Police Department arrived quickly on the scene with the emergency response teams and their accounts have merged with those of several eyewitnesses to describe the situation as it occurred. Read the rest »
A parking garage attendant was badly injured on Sunday morning when a car driven by a 32-year-old woman ran into him as he was working in a parking garage located along International Drive’s 9000 block. According to the report filed by the Florida Highway Patrol, Thomas Threatt, resident of Orlando, was providing his normal services as a parking attendant in the parking garage. Primarily, this involves accepting payment for parking, assisting parking guests who are having trouble with the parking payment terminals, and ensuring that each car makes it in and out of the garage with no incident. Threatt’s shift on Sunday morning had begun earlier, on Saturday night. Read the rest »
A Brandon, Florida man has been charged with vehicular homicide. The charges follow a three vehicle crash that killed a Tampa man early in the week. Read the rest »
An eight year old and a nine year old boy were killed in a Florida automobile crash in Fernandina Beach last weekend. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the car accident happened around midnight and involved a driver crashing her car into a utility pole near Lonnie Crews Road and Lina Road. Investigations concluded that alcohol was involved in the accident. Read the rest »
Florida State Troopers and the Florida Highway Patrol responded to a crash early on Tuesday morning that occurred along Alafaya Trail, just before the Waterford Lakes shopping center. A statement issued by the Florida Highway Patrol indicates that the crash, which is believed to have happened near to 2:20am, involved a 2014 four-door Kia sedan traveling northwards on Alafaya Trail and a 1999 four-door Mazda which, at the time of the incident, was idling at a red light. Read the rest »
A motorist is under arrest after an accident killed two people, and injured two others, in a two-vehicle accident in the neighborhood of Forest Hills, near Tampa, Florida. The accident occurred on Sunday, November 1st. Police said a suspected drunken driver crashed an SUV into a sedan with four people inside, at the intersection of Richard Street and Hartman Road. The two backseat passengers in the sedan, George Moon, 76, and Beverly Moon, 63, were killed at the scene. The front seat passenger’s included Moon’s 45-year-old niece, and the driver was the niece’s daughter. They were both taken to John Peter Smith Hospital with minor injuries.
In July of 2014, 45-year-old Elizabeth Braly was taking an evening walk with her son at Daytona Beach. She was joined by her daughter-in-law and another couple the family had met while on vacation from North Carolina. At the same time, 36-year-old Shawn Patrick Doolan was driving a 2002 Nissan Maxima on Dunlawton Boulevard.