Northeast Miami-Dade, FL - Pedestrian Seriously Hurt in Taxi Cab Hit-and-Run

A pedestrian was seriously hurt in a hit-and-run crash in Northeast Miami-Dade around 3:30 this morning. The collision took place on Northeast 155th Street near West Dixie Highway. According to police, a yellow Ford Crown Victoria was traveling on 155h Street when it struck a victim walking along the same roadway. The driver of the taxicab fled the scene immediately upon impact and did not wait for officers to arrive. The victim, who has not been identified at this time, was taken to a hospital where they were listed in serious condition. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue along with police worked at the scene. Read More

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Daytona Beach, FL - Pedestrian in Serious Condition After Being Hit by Car on Nova Road

A pedestrian sustained serious injuries after she was hit by a car in Daytona Beach. The crash took place on Saturday, June 15th. According to reports from the Daytona Beach Police Department, 49-year-old Patricia Mortimer was crossing Nova Road when she was hit by a black Nissan Maxima. Mortimer was transported to Halifax Medical Center where she was listed in serious condition. Traffic homicide investigators arrived on the scene to look into the crash. It does not appear as though Mortimer was in a crosswalk when the crash took place. Read More

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Jacksonville, FL - Pedestrian Hit and Killed by Semi-Truck While Walking Along I-95

A pedestrian is dead following an early morning incident involving a semi-truck. The crash took place on I-95 around 5:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 15th. Authorities report that the crash occurred in the northbound lanes of the highway. There, a pedestrian was walking along the roadway when a semi-truck, traveling in the same direction, struck the pedestrian as he stepped into the street. The right front bumper of the semi-truck made contact with the pedestrian. The pedestrian, who has not been identified at this time, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. Before the accident, the victim had been walking along the right shoulder of the roadway. The truck driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation. Read More

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Palm Harbor, FL - Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Wal-Mart Parking Lot

A pedestrian was killed while walking through a Wal-Mart parking lot on Saturday, June 15th at 35404 US-19. According to reports from the Florida Highway Patrol, 76-year-old Carol Bradley was walking in a crosswalk near the store. At the same time, 36-year-old Brian Bristow was making a left turn in the parking lot. Bristow struck Bradley as he was turning, knocking her to the ground. Bradley sustained serious injuries and was rushed to a nearby hospital, where she was later pronounced dead. Bristow remained at the scene and told troopers that he did not see Bradley before striking her. Read More

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Deerfield Beach, FL - Pedestrian Killed in Hit-and-Run on Tuesday Night

A 54-year-old pedestrian died following a hit-and-run crash on Tuesday, June 11th. The collision took place around 9:45 p.m. on Northwest Ninth Avenue. Authorities report that Hedelmiro Diaz-Zeleya was crossing the street when he fell down into the roadway, where he was then struck by a passing vehicle. The Broward County Sheriff's Office, along with Broward Fire Rescue, responded to the scene. Diaz-Zeleya was rushed to Broward Health North and later pronounced dead. The vehicle, which is believed to be a blue Nissan SUV, fled the scene and traveled south on Military Trail. The vehicle suffered significant damage to its front bumper. Read More

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Broward County, FL - Man Killed While Walking Along I-95 Early Saturday

A man died after being struck by a car while walking along I-95 on Saturday, June 8th. The crash occurred in the southbound lanes, near Southwest 10th Street in Deerfield Beach. According to police, a driver was also traveling southbound when they encountered the 45-year-old man. The driver swerved to avoid a collision but struck the man with the right front bumper of the vehicle. The man was sent flying onto the shoulder of the highway, where he was discovered when rescue workers arrived on-scene. He was taken to Broward Health North, where he was pronounced dead. Read More

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Miami, FL - Pedestrian Run Over by Public Bus in Liberty City

A man was injured after being run over by a public bus in the Liberty City neighborhood on Wednesday, June 5th. The incident took place at the intersection of Northwest 14th Avenue and Northwest 62nd Street. The Miami-Dade Police Department responded to the crash scene. The man, who was not identified but police believe is homeless, was rushed to the Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital. His condition and the extent of his injuries have not been disclosed. The area around the crash scene was closed off while detectives investigated the crash. Officers have not said whether the man was in a crosswalk when the collision took place. Read More

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Ocoee, FL - Pedestrian Killed in Crash with Orange County Sheriff’s Office Vehicle

A pedestrian is dead following a crash with an Orange County Sheriff's Deputy on Monday, June 3rd. The crash took place around 9:05 p.m. at the intersection of Blackwood Avenue and State Road 50. The pedestrian, who has not been identified at this time, was pronounced dead at the crash scene. According to police, the deputy was driving a marked vehicle when the crash took place. The deputy's name has also not been released at this time. There is no word on the nature of events leading up to the accident, nor is there any indication whether any charges are being filed. Read More

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Lakeland, FL - 80-Year-Old Dies After Being Hit at Publix Crosswalk

An 80-year-old pedestrian is dead following an incident in which he was hit by a vehicle while in a crosswalk at a Publix store. According to the Polk County Sheriff's Office, the man was in the crosswalk when he was run over by the vehicle, pinning his legs beneath the car. According to witnesses, he was leaving the store, carrying flowers in his hand, when he was hit by the Ford truck which was attempting to make a left turn to go towards a parking space. The driver of the truck told authorities he did not see the man. The pedestrian subsequently died from his injuries. Neither the driver nor the pedestrian was identified. Read More

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Osceola County, FL - 75-Year-Old Man Dies While Crossing US-192

A 75-year-old man is dead after he was struck by a vehicle was trying to cross US-192. The accident happened on Wednesday, May 29th, around 4:00 a.m. Police report that 24-year-old Jonathan Nieves Santiago was driving eastbound on US-192 when he struck the pedestrian, who was later identified as Roger Stone. Stone was hit by the front of Santiago's truck. He was not in a crosswalk or other marked area when the crash took place. Stone was pronounced dead at the scene from his injuries. Santiago was not hurt. Read More

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