Category: wrongful death

“Two people died as a result of a traffic crash Sunday night in Plant City”

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the crash happened just before 10:30 p.m. when a Ford Escort crossed the center line and collided with a Toyota Corolla on State Road 60 near Highway 39. Officials identified the victims as 23-year-old Saul Gregorio-Daniel, of Plant City and Shawn Quade, 34, of Brandon. Gregorio-Daniel was the passenger

“Clearwater man dies after motorcycle hits truck”

CLEARWATER — Gary Kitchen was riding his black Harley-Davidson motorcycle home from a dental appointment Thursday when, somehow, he lost control. His wife, Cathy, had kissed him goodbye that morning, like every day she went to work. “He’s a homebody,” she said of her husband of nearly 35 years, who couldn’t work due to a

“Pasco man dies after motorcycle crash in Brooksville”

A 57-year-old New Port Richey man died Thursday after suffering injuries in a motorcycle crash near downtown Brooksville on Wednesday afternoon, police said. Steven L. Millard was traveling west on E Jefferson Street near Asmara Street at about 4 p.m. when he lost control trying to negotiate a turn, according to the Brooksville Police Department.

“Two Killed When Motorcycles Collide”

Authorities said two people died after a pair of motorcycles crashed into each other. The Florida Highway Patrol said the drivers of both motorcycles were trying to avoid hitting a trailer-toting truck in front of them and they ended up colliding. FHP identified the victims of Saturday night’s crash as 48-year-old Kevin Winne of Winter

“Motorcyclist killed in Suwannee crash”

Live Oak — A Lake City man died early Saturday in a Suwannee County motorcycle crash, the Florida Highway Patrol reported. Robert Stone Grice, 28, was traveling northeast on CR 250 at 12:10 a.m. when his 1999 Honda entered the right shoulder after failing to negotiate a left curve, according to FHP. The left handlebar

“Motorcyclist Killed in Wreck Near Polk City”

POLK CITY | A Groveland man was killed early today when his motorcycle collided with a van that turned in front of him, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office. Randall K. Neavin, 48, was riding his 2001 Harley-Davidson south on State Road 33 near Double Diamond Road in Polk City about 5:10 a.m. when

“Hudson woman dies after being hit by truck on U.S. 19”

A Hudson woman was killed as she walked along U.S. Highway 19 on Tuesday evening, the Florida Highway Patrol said. According to a report, about 7:48 p.m. Jaculine D. Wakefield, 39, was walking across the southbound lanes of U.S. 19 south of Sanderling Lane, crossing the path of a 2004 Dodge Ram PK. The right

“Three cycling deaths in three weeks is three too many”

Three bicyclists have been killed during the past three weeks, all of them while pedaling on roads in our backyard. Firefighter John Wilson was struck by an SUV in Jupiter on Feb. 7. He was 50 years old. Two days later, cyclist Gary Zimmer was hit by a car while riding in a bike lane

Automobile collides with bus An elderly man was killed Sunday morning in an automobile accident with a Greyhound bus in Citrus County. The elderly man was driving his car at about 8:25a.m., traveling southeast on U.S. 98 near the Sugarmill Woods area of Homosassa. At the intersection of U.S. 98 and Oak Park Boulevard, the