Category: fatality

One killed, two hurt Near I-75 exit

TAMPAOne killed, twohurt near I-75 exitA man died Sunday afternoonin a car crash near theInterstate 75 exit to MorrisBridge Road. Aaron Madueke, 59, was driving north on I-75 about 1:09 p.m. in a2000 Honda Accord whenhe exited onto Morris BridgeRoad, Hillsborough Countysheriff’s officials said. He failed to stop at a stop signat the exit. A

Minnesota biker dies after collision with pickup

ST. PETERSBURG A Minnesota man riding a motorcyclewas killed after he collided with pickupFriday afternoon on Dr. Martin LutherKing Jr. Street S, police Slid.Robert J. Ross, 27, was Riding a 2001Suzuki north when he collided with asouthbound 1996 GMC Sonoma pickupturning left into a convenience storeparking lot in tile 1400 block, police said.Ross of St.

Woman released by police, then is killed after being hit by truck

Ormond Beach police first encountered the woman Thursday when she was foundpassed out in a bathroom. By Gary TaylorSTAFF WRITER A Port Orange woman died earlyFriday, about two hours after she walkedout of the Daytona Beach Police Department and was then hit by a pickup. Kimberly J. Staton, 36, of Port Orange was pronounced dead

Traffic crashes kill 3 in bay area; hit-run driver sought

Three people were killed in separate accidents across the Tampa Bay area early this weekend.A man died from injuries after he was struck by a sport utility vehicle in Tampa early Saturdaywhile crossing against the traffic light on 50th Street at Broadway Avenue, police said. The SUVdriver never stopped.Aaron Keith Cordes, 57, was pushing a

Dies when struck, dragged by car

BCHS senior was in group drawn by fightA Baker County High School senior is dead and a Macclenny man is in jail without bond following a fatal confrontation in a west city neighborhood the evening of April 11th. Michael Washington, 19, is charged with running down Rasbard Belford, 18, with hiscar following a fight at

Auburndale Man Killed in Crashon State Road 60

A 26-year-old Auburndaleman died in a head-oncrash on State Road 60east of Lake Wales lateSaturday, the ‘Polk CountySheriff’s Office said.Phillip Craig Durden, of209 Ariana Ave_, the driverof a 2002 Ford F-150 thatwas pulling a ·trailer, waskilled, deputies reported.About 10:30 p.m, Durdenwas traveling east in thewestbound lanes ofS.R. 60 west of Capps Road,sheriff’s spokeswomanDonna Wood said.

1 dead in Yellow River Bridge wreck

1 dead in Yellow River Bridge wreckBy Bill Gamblin news@srpressgazette.comState Road 87 was closed for severalhours Friday while authorities investigateda fatality at the Yellow RiverBridge.According to a Florida Highway Patrolpress release, Lamar Archie, 26,of Navarre, was pronounced dead by alifeguard paramedic at the scene of the6:15 a.m. traffic accident April 8 on theYellow River Bridge.The

Tavares man dies after hitting trash truck

YALAHA—A 28-year-old Tavares man was killed in a head-on crash with a garbage truck this week on County Road 48, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Troopers said Jamar Chambliss was eastbound his 2004 four-door Buick about 2 p.m. Tuesday For an unknown reason, troopers said, the Buick moved into the westbound lane of the two-lane

Construction worker killed on the turnpike

Digest LAUDERHILL Construction worker killed on the turnpike A construction worker died on Florida’s Turnpike Thurs­day after he was struck by a traffic roller, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. It happened shortly after 3:15 p.m. on the right shoulder of the northbound lanes just north of Oakland Park Boulevard, FHP said. Construction workers were

Bicyclist dies after being hit by vehicle

SARASOTA COUNTY Bicyclist dies after being hit by vehicle An Englewood bicyclist died Friday after being struck by a vehicle in Sarasota County- According to the Flori­da Highway Patrol, Gerald Albert Neuman. 79. was struck on State Road 776 bv a vehicle being driven by Geoffrey Older. 69. of Sarasota. According to the FHP report.