Pedestrian Accident | Orlando Accident & Injury Blog
Investigators with the Florida Highway Patrol are currently working to locate the family members of a 60-year-old Deltona woman after she was killed during a pedestrian accident along South Volusia Avenue early yesterday morning in Orange City.
As more and more travellers take to the Florida roadways this holiday season to visit their friends and families, statewide officials are already seeing a slight increase in the amount of auto accidents resulting in fatal injuries. One such instance sadly occurred earlier this week after a pedestrian was struck and killed near Semoran Boulevard in Winter Park.
Traffic homicide detectives with the Melbourne Police Department are investigating a fatal pedestrian accident that claimed the lives of a 74-year-old woman and her dog after they were both struck by a vehicle while walking across the street last Saturday near Lake Washington Road.
According to court documents that were recently released to the public, a 25-year-old man will serve up to a decade in prison after he was found guilty of multiple charges related to a tragic pedestrian accident that claimed the life of a blind pregnant woman almost 3 years ago in Ormond Beach.
The family and friends of a 7-year-old boy are hopefully feeling a small sense of relief this week after authorities with the Palmetto Police Department arrested the 35-year-old man who allegedly struck and killed the child while driving under the influence last Wednesday night.
Authorities in Palm Beach County are currently working in conjunction with members of the local Department of Transportation in order to determine exactly why a drawbridge span that connects Palm Beach with the downtown area continued to open while a 79-year-old bicyclist was still trying to cross.
According to the first responders with the Florida Highway Patrol, a 26-year-old driver from Orlando was taken into custody earlier this morning for his alleged connection to a severe hit-and-run accident that claimed the life of a local construction worker near the intersection of Emerson Lake Boulevard and Narcoossee Road.
According to preliminary reports from the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Department, local authorities have arrested a 54-year-old woman whom they believe was under the influence of alcohol when she crashed her vehicle into a 70-year-old pedestrian early Thursday morning.
According to a statement from a spokesperson with the Palm Bay Police Department, authorities with the traffic unit have opened a formal investigation into a pedestrian accident that severely injured a 13-year-old boy Thursday morning as he was walking across the street to catch his school bus.
An entire tight-knit community of close friends, classmates, and family members are in mourning this evening after a beloved Florida boy was struck and killed by a car while walking to his school bus stop early Wednesday morning in Marion County.