Category: car accident

Woman, 85, dies after Aug. 5 crash

Woman, 85, dies after Aug. 5 crash By JULIUS WHIGHAM II Palm Beach Post Staff Writer A suburban Boca Raton woman died Saturday morning after being hit by a car earlier this month, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said. Miriam ]. Link, 85, died at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami. She was s truck

Motorcyclist killed in crash

TAMPA –A 25–year–old man was killed when he wrecked a motorcycle early Thursday morning. The man, whose name has not been released, was traveling north at high speed on Nebraska Avenue about 2 a.m., according to the Tampa Police Department. At East Yukon Street, he crashed into the back of a pickup, authorities said. Emergency

Police look at traffic collision, crash was in neighborhood

A 23-year-old man died Tuesday when the car in which he was a passenger smashed into a truck at high speed on a residential street in Palm Bay. Police said Robert Alexander Williams died at the scene where a Chevrolet Impala ran into a Silverado as the truck was being backed out of a residential

“Parrish man injured in crash”

MANATEE — A 60-year-old Parrish man was listed in serious condition after a collision with a box truck at 4:16 p.m. Saturday. The man was at a stop sign in a 1995 four-door Chevrolet, looking to head southbound in the drive access of 9005 U.S. 301 approaching the intersection of Old Tampa Road, according to

“School bus hits SUV, two transported, no one on bus hurt”

SEBRING – The Florida Highway Patrol investigated a crash between a Highlands County school bus carrying more than 30 children and a Ford Explorer on Thursday afternoon. Two people in the Ford were transported to Florida Hospital Heartland, according to Lance Duvall, supervisor with the Highlands County Emergency Medical Services. “There was no mention of

“Two police officers injured in crash in Tampa”

TAMPA — Two Tampa police officers were hospitalized following a traffic crash early Sunday morning. Police said officers Gary Saunders and Robert Partner were heading south on Tampa Street shortly before 1 a.m. in an unmarked white Ford Crowd Victoria. At the same time, Charles D. Barrett, 34, was heading west on Polk Street in

“Trucks collide; driver critically hurt”

A fiery collision of two trucks on Florida’s Turnpike early Wednesday left one of the drivers in critical condition with third-degree burns over at least 50 percent of his body.Marquis Adams, 28, of Miami Gardens was flown to St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach and later transferred to Jackson Memorial Hospital’s burn unit

“Bradenton man dies in S.R. 70 crash”

A 56-year-old Bradenton man died in a traffic accident Wednesday night. According to the Florida Highway Patrol: At about 8:10 p.m., Frank James Constantino was eastbound on State Road 70. Neil Ordway, 81, of Sarasota, turned left onto S.R. 70 from 1st Street. Ordway’s sport utility vehicle collided with Constantino’s vehicle.Constantino died at the scene.Charges

“3 injured in 1-75 crash near Santa Fe bridge”

Three people were hospitalized following an early-morning crash on Interstate 75 near the Santa Fe River bridge in northern Alachua County. One person was critically injured and two others suffered serious injuries, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The accident occurred around 1:15 a.m. Friday near mile marker 407. FHP Trooper Matthew Simmons said a

“Tampa woman, 19, killed in rollover crash on I-75”

Russell Colleran, 19, was driving a Dodge Caliber north on I-75 shortly after 10 p.m, the report said. Five passengers were in the vehicle with him at the time. The vehicle was about six miles south of State Road 50 when, for unknown reasons, he drove off the road and onto the grass shoulder, the