Category: wrongful death

“Pedestrian killed in Tampa traffic crash on Kennedy Blvd.”

TAMPA —A pedestrian has died following a traffic accident in Tampa.The accident happened at Kennedy Boulevard and Tampania Street shortly after 9 p.m.The victim, identified only as a man in his 60s, sustained massive head trauma and was transported to Tampa General Hospital, where he later died.This is what police say happened:The man was attempting

“Loxahatchee man killed while driving wrong way in Royal Palm Beach”

ROYAL PALM BEACH — A Loxahatchee man was killed early today when he was driving in the wrong direction on Royal Palm Beach Boulevard and crashed into another car.Andrew Frank, 26, was driving northbound in the street’s southbound lane at about 2:30 a.m., the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release.Frank’s car

“ATV rider killed after collision with cable across roadway in Pahokee”

PAHOKEE — A 24-year-old man riding an all-terrain vehicle died Friday evening after colliding a with a wire cable line that blocked off part of a dirt road, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.Jervenski Javon Parker, of Pahokee, was riding northward on a dirt road south of Rim Canal and Section 20 roads at about

“Two motorcyclists injured in fatal crash identified”

Police on Thursday identified two motorcyclists who were injured in an accident that killed a man late Tuesday night. Robert Moore, 38, and Nicole Moore, 41, both of Holiday, were airlifted to Bayfront Medical Center in St. Petersburg after the accident that happened around 11:15 p.m. on U.S. 19 near Tookes Road. On Thursday evening,

“Bicyclist struck, killed on Alt. U.S. 19 in Palm Harbor”

PALM HARBOR — A retired schoolteacher and father of three from Ontario was struck by an SUV and killed Wednesday night while riding his bike on Alt. U.S. 19.His death marks at least the 16th bicycle fatality involving vehicles in Pinellas, Pasco and Hillsborough counties since July.Michael J. McGowan, 62, and his wife were headed