Motorcyclist hit by van seriously injured

Motorcyclist hit by van seriously injured A motorcycle accident in Sarasota has left the motorcyclist with serious injuries after a minivan hit him on U.S. 41 Sunday afternoon. The 71 year-old driver of the van says he did not see the motorcyclist as he made a left-hand turn. The van hit the right side of the motorcycle, causing the rider …

Man falls 20 feet in Fort Lauderdale crash

Man falls 20 feet A 23-year-old man survived a 20-foot fall in Fort Lauderdale after his new vehicle flew off of an exit ramp and onto an entrance ramp two stories below. Besides burns from the deployed airbags, the man was not harmed in the crash. The accident occurred on the I-95 southbound ramp. Safety officials of the state have …

Pedestrians in critical condition after car accident

Pedestrians in critical condition after car accident Two Ft. Lauderdale women are in critical condition after they were involved in an accident on Saturday night. The women, ages 79 and 58, were crossing the street near Northeast 26th Avenue around 8:00 p.m. on Saturday night when the front-end of an oncoming car struck them both. The driver, a 35-year-old man …

Thieves crash into AT&T store and steal $10,000 worth of merchandise

Thieves stole smartphones At approximately 5:40am on Thursday, a group of thieves crashed a vehicle into an AT&T store and stole $10,000 worth of merchandise. The store is located at 12599 Biscayne Blvd in North Miami.  According to police, a beige Nissan Maxima crashed into the store, and a black Honda followed after with an additional group of thieves.  The group …

Key Biscayne man sentenced for drug crime and faces charges in fatal bike accident

Drug Crime Michele Traverso, 25, of Key Biscayne, was sentenced to 21 days in prison on Friday for a drug case in 2009. Last week, Traverso hit cyclists, Aaron Cohen, 36, and Enda Walsh, 48 on Wednesday morning. Traverso was charged with leaving the scene of an accident with bodily injury and driving with a suspended license. Cohen and Walsh were taken …

Electronic cigarette explodes in man’s mouth

Electronic cigarette exploded A Florida man is in a hospital recovering from injuries he sustained after an electronic cigarette exploded while it was in his mouth. The man had decided to try these electronic cigarettes in order to quit smoking real cigarettes. There are small batteries in these cigarettes, and that is what is believed to have caused the accident. …

Miami Boat Show this weekend

Miami International Boat Show Fort Lauderdale car accident lawyers of Winston Law Firm are excited to announce the Miami International Boat Show this weekend. The Miami International Boat Show will run from Thursday through Monday this weekend in Miami. The show will take place at three separate locations including the Miami Beach Convention Center, Bayside Yachting Center, and the Sea Isle …

Singer Whitney Houston’s funeral on Saturday

Whitney Houston Funeral Fort Lauderdale personal injury lawyers of Winston, Clark, & Wigand are saddened to announce the funeral of singer, Whitney Houston, this weekend in New Jersey. The iconic singer, Whitney Houston, will be buried this Saturday, and the service will be held at her childhood church in New Jersey. The private service will take place at New Hope Baptist …

Slip-and-fall victim wins suit against Kroger

A slip-and-fall accident Recently, a man who filed suit against Kroger after injuring himself in a slip-and-fall accident at their store won his case with a $2.3 million verdict. The accident occurred in May 2008 when the 49-year-old slipped on a pile of spilled, crushed fruit on the floor at a Kroger in Douglasville, Georgia. The plaintiff’s spinal cord was …

Four die in a crash near Everglades City

Four people die in a crash James J. Rosini, 66, William J. Rosini, 68, and Patricia C. Rosini, 65, all of Coal Township; and Deborah A. Korbich, 59, of Elysburg died a car crash near Everglades City on Wednesday afternoon. The group was driving a silver Ford Taurus northbound on State Road 29 when they did not stop at a …