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Motorized Bicycle Accident

Motorized Bicycle Accident

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A man on a motorized bicycle is in critical condition after getting hit crossing the road. The man has not been identified by was crossing W. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.s Boulevard at N. Himes Avenue when he was struck. The accident happened at approximately 6 p.m. on Sunday. The...

DUI Driver Causes Wrong-Way Accident

DUI Driver Causes Wrong-Way Accident

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Geovany Mendez is charged with DUI following a head on collision with another vehicle. The accident happened at approximately 11:15 p.m. when Mendez was going southbound in the northbound lane of Anderson Road near Hoover Boulevard. The other driver was reported to have suffered and...

Interstate-4 Accident in Lakeland, Florida

Interstate-4 Accident in Lakeland, Florida

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Francisco Dominguez died as a result of an accident near mile marker 35 on Interstate 4 in Lakeland, Florida. The accident happened when a 2008 Ford F-150 pickup truck going eastbound lost control and flipped over. The truck was driven by Edgar Ramirez-Chavez and was carrying Leonel...

Pedestrian Fatally Injured near Intersection

Pedestrian Fatally Injured near Intersection

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A female pedestrian crossing the street at 50th Street E and Broadway Avenue E was fatally injured when she was hit by a car. The accident happened at approximately 3:42 a.m. (early Saturday morning). No charges will be filed against the driver of the car as a result of this...

DUI Driver Crosses Over Center Line

DUI Driver Crosses Over Center Line

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A DUI driver heading west on Hillsborough Avenue crossed over the center line and into the eastbound lanes causing a serious accident. After crossing over, Yadixa Rodriguez struck a traffic light and another car as seen in the photograph below. Rodriguez is facing DUI charges with...

Bicycle Accident on U.S. 98

Bicycle Accident on U.S. 98

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The Lakeland Police Department closed the eastbound lanes of US 98 at the intersection of N. Florida Avenue. The accident happened at approximately 12:40 p.m. and involved more than one vehicle. At that point in the roadway, the east-west road becomes George Jenkins Boulevard while...

Lake Wales Bicycle Accident on Chalet Suzanne Road

Lake Wales Bicycle Accident on Chalet Suzanne Road

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Li Shangying was struck and killed while riding a bicycle eastbound on Chalet Suzanne Road in Lake Wales, Florida. Shangying was 63 years old and a Chinese citizen. The accident happened at approximately 10:15 p.m. on Thursday night when Erick Bond struck her going east with a 2008...

Pickup Truck Accident With Trailer

Pickup Truck Accident With Trailer

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A pickup truck pulling a trailer on State Road 429 near mile marker 26 was involved in an accident. The trailer separated from the pickup truck and came to a stop approximately 50 feet away. The trailer involved was a utility type trailer that is often used to haul lawn equipment....

“Jackknifed” Semi-Truck on I-4 Exit

“Jackknifed” Semi-Truck on I-4 Exit

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A semi-truck jackknifed at the Interstate-4 Exit Ramp at County Road 557 (Old Grade Road) in Lake Alfred, Florida. Drivers Repeat The Same Mistakes I know this offramp quite well as I have driven it many times.  My remarks about this offramp are that there is a flashing...

Motorcycle Fatality on Walt Williams Road

Motorcycle Fatality on Walt Williams Road

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Ricardo Earl Coterillo died from injuries suffered while he was struck by a Ford F-150 near the intersection of Walt Loop Road and Walt Williams Road. Coterillo was 53 years old and died at Lakeland Regional Health Medical Center. Coterillo was driving a 2014 Harley-Davidson FXDB....

Lake Wales Bicycle Accident Fatality

Lake Wales Bicycle Accident Fatality

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Albert Tillman died as a result of a car accident on State Road 60 going eastbound in Lake Wales.  Tillman was 67 years old.  The Ledger reports that Tillman was walking his bicycle in the outside lane of SR60 when he was struck by Sabrina Stewart at approximately 10:50...

Six Vehicle Accident on I-4

Six Vehicle Accident on I-4

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Two people suffered serious injuries in an accident on Interstate-4 at approximately 1:30 p.m. on Saturday. The accident happened in the westbound lanes near Maitland Boulevard. A black Honda Civic flipped and the driver had to be taken by helicopter for emergent care at a trauma...

Car Hanging from Bridge

Car Hanging from Bridge

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Lucilinda Quiles was driving 2015 Mazda on SR 408 when she moved out of the left lane, into the grass median, and then struck a barrier wall. Her vehicle stopped hanging from the bridge as in the photograph below. Rescuers were able to get her and a child out of the vehicle before...

Passenger Fatality on U.S. 301

Passenger Fatality on U.S. 301

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Leonard Pasco died of injuries suffered while as a passenger in a car accident. This collision happened as James Diggins was driving his 2004 Oldsmobile Alero on U.S. 301 near Jordan Road when he struck a 1995 Lincoln Town Car driven by John Bryant carrying four passengers. Pasco was...

Davenport Motorcycle Accident

Davenport Motorcycle Accident

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Brandon Gregorich died of injuries suffered when he was involved in a motorcycle accident on Thursday night. Gregorich was 23 years old. The accident happened at approximately 10:30 p.m. as he was headed eastbound on the Ronald Reagan Parkway near Roselli Boulevard. Gregorich was on...

Rollover Car Accident

Rollover Car Accident

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An elderly couple in a Hyundai SUV collided with another vehicle at an intersection and rolled over. They suffered minor injuries. The accident happened at an intersection in Clearwater, Florida on August 26, 2016. Driver Ran Red Light This collision likely happened when one vehicle...

Lakeland Man Dies in I-4 Car Accident

Lakeland Man Dies in I-4 Car Accident

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Matthew Lind, a 32-year-old resident of Lakeland, Florida, died as a result of a car accident on Interstate-4 near Interstate-75 in Hillsborough County. Lind is reported to have been driving a 2014 Mazda 6 in the eastbound direction when he struck the rear end of a 2016 Ford F-350...

Sand Truck Flips on Interstate-4 Exit CR557 in Lake Alfred

Sand Truck Flips on Interstate-4 Exit CR557 in Lake Alfred

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A sand truck flipped over on the westbound exit of Interstate-4 at County Road 557 in Lake Alfred, Florida. This accident happened on August 23, 2016 early in the morning hours. CR557 Has A Tight Turn Radius This accident happened because the truck took the turn at too high of a...

Small Airplane Accident Cessna 310R

Small Airplane Accident Cessna 310R

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A small airplane tipped forward resulting in a propeller strike on the runway during a landing maneuver at St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport on August 26, 2016. The plane involved appears to be a Cessna 310R. The Cessna 310R is a twin engine aircraft with two 285 hp engines...

Mulberry Accident Results in Two Deaths

Mulberry Accident Results in Two Deaths

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Two pickup trucks collided on State Road 37 near the intersection with Radar Road. The accident happened far south of Mulberry, Florida at approximately 5:00 p.m. Terry Townsend lost control of a 2013 Dodge pickup truck that he was driving about a quarter mile south of Radar Road....

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