Tampa, FL - Deputy Seriously Hurt After Being Hit by Car on North Florida Avenue

A deputy with the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office suffered serious injuries after he was struck by a vehicle while chasing a suspect on Thursday. The crash occurred just after 9:30 a.m. at the intersection on North Florida and West Fletcher Avenue. According to reports, 59-year-old Leonard Stoll spotted two teenagers accused of shoplifting. As Stoll attempted to apprehend the suspects, they ran away. Stoll then began a foot pursuit. When he reached the intersection of North Florida and West Fletcher he was hit by a passing vehicle. Stoll sustained serious injuries as a result of the accident. He was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. The vehicle driver remained at the scene and cooperated with police. Police have ruled out speed and impairment as factors in the crash. Read More

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Lee County, FL - 34-Year-Old Woman Killed in Pedestrian Crash on San Carlos Boulevard

A 34-year-old woman died in a Lee County pedestrian crash on Saturday, May 23rd. The crash happened on San Carlos Boulevard near the intersection with Kelly Road. The Florida Highway Patrol reports that the woman was in the center median of San Carlos Boulevard when she attempted to cross the northbound lanes. As she was in the roadway, the woman was hit by a pickup truck traveling northbound. The pedestrian died at the crash scene. There were no other injuries reported and officials have not identified either the driver or the pedestrian involved. Read More

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Fort Pierce, FL - 33-Year-Old Woman Killed in Pedestrian Crash on 25th Street

A 33-year-old woman was killed in a pedestrian crash in Fort Pierce on Wednesday, May 20th. The crash was reported around 9:55 p.m. on North 25th Street. The Fort Pierce Police Department responded to the scene. According to a report, 33-year-old Ebony James was walking in the roadway when she was hit by a car that was traveling northbound. James was rushed to a nearby hospital where she later succumbed to her injuries. Police have not identified the driver of the vehicle at this time. There were no other injuries reported as a result of the collision. Read More

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Cape Coral, FL - Nelson Garrido Killed in Pedestrian Crash on Skyline Boulevard

A pedestrian was killed in a crash in Cape Coral on Tuesday, May 19th. The crash was reported around 12:30 a.m. along Skyline Boulevard near Cape Coral Parkway. According to the Cape Coral Police Department, Nelson Luis Garrido was in the roadway when he was struck by a vehicle that was traveling in the southbound lanes of Skyline Boulevard. Garrido was thrown 65 feet from the point of impact. The driver stopped on the outside shoulder of Skyline after the crash. Rescue workers took Garrido to Lee Memorial Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The driver was not hurt in the accident. Read More

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Sarasota, FL - Fatal Pedestrian Crash Takes Place on US 41

Authorities responded to the scene of a fatal pedestrian crash in Sarasota on Saturday, May 16th. The crash occurred along US 41 near Laurel Road. According to officials, a pedestrian was walking near the southbound lanes of US 41 around 6:45 p.m. when they were struck by a vehicle. The pedestrian, who has not been identified, was pronounced dead at the crash scene. There is no word on what led up to the crash and no other injuries have been reported at this time. Police have not identified the driver and have not said whether any charges are expected. Read More

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Tallahassee, FL - UPDATE: Auvion Bradshaw Identified in Fatal Pedestrian Crash on Springhill Road

Authorities have identified the victim in a fatal pedestrian crash that took place in Tallahassee on Monday, May 11th. The crash happened around 5:50 a.m. Police say that 24-year-old Auvion Bradshaw was walking on Springhill Road when she was hit by a vehicle that was traveling northbound. Rescue workers arrived at the scene and found Bradshaw suffering from serious injuries. She was rushed to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital where she was later pronounced dead. There were no additional injuries reported and it is not clear what caused the crash to occur. The driver has not been identified. Read More

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Tampa, FL - One Killed in Pedestrian Crash on Hillsborough Avenue

A pedestrian was killed in a crash that took place in Tampa on Tuesday, May 12th. The crash was reported on Hillsborough Avenue around 5:00 a.m. The Tampa Police Department responded to the scene near Dale Mabry Highway after receiving a report of the crash. When police and rescue workers arrived, they found the pedestrian lying in the roadway. The unidentified victim was pronounced dead at the scene. Officials believe that the driver who caused the collision fled the scene before they could arrive. Police are looking for a 1999-2007 Ford E-Series van in connection with the crash. The van is believed to have damage to the front driver side. Read More

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Tallahassee, FL - Springhill Road Pedestrian Crash Claims Life of 24-Year Old

A 24-year-old pedestrian was killed in a crash that took place in Tallahassee on Monday, May 11th. The crash was reported around 5:50 a.m. on Springhill Road near Windy Pine Way. The Florida Highway Patrol responded to the crash scene. Troopers say that the unidentified woman was crossing the road when she was hit by a vehicle traveling northbound. The woman was rushed to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital where she later succumbed to her injuries. The driver was not hurt as a result of the accident. Read More

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West Palm Beach, FL - Fatal Pedestrian Crash Reported on Okeechobee Boulevard

A pedestrian was killed in a crash that occurred in West Palm Beach on Friday, May 8th. The crash took place just before 10:00 p.m. on Okeechobee Boulevard near the intersection with Meridian Road. According to authorities, when police responded to the call they found a man lying in the roadway. The unidentified victim was pronounced dead at the crash scene. Officers determined that the man was a pedestrian who had been struck by a vehicle. The vehicle then fled the scene before officers could arrive. There is no word on whether a suspect has been identified at this time. No arrests have been made. Read More

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Charlotte County, FL - Pedestrian Killed in DUI Crash on US 41

A pedestrian was killed in a crash along US 41 in Charlotte County on Friday, May 8th. The fatal pedestrian crash took place near Tamiami Trail. The Florida Highway Patrol responded to the crash scene. According to a report, the unidentified pedestrian was walking along the roadway with his dog. As he attempted to cross the road, a vehicle struck both him and the dog. The pedestrian and the dog died at the crash scene as a result of their injuries. The driver, who has not been identified, was investigated by police and eventually arrested for driving under the influence. There are no further details regarding the events leading up to the collision. Read More

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