Pedestrian hit and killed by a car on Friday night

Hit and killed by a car A pedestrian was hit and killed in a residential neighborhood of Fort Lauderdale on Friday night. According to authorities, Myron Kisak, 42, was hit by Robert Luna, 52, who was driving a Hyundai while he was walking on the 1600 block of North Dixie Highway. Kisak was not walking on a crosswalk.  Charges have not …

Pedestrian hit and killed in Miami Beach

A pedestrian hit and killed by a car At 1:30am Thursday morning, a pedestrian was hit by a car at the intersection of Collins Avenue and 39th Street. The man was putting a bicycle in the trunk of a friends car when he was hit by a Mercedes Benz SUV in the parking lane. According to Detective Juan Sanchez, Speed …

Elderly man saved by Good Samaritans after vehicle is submerged

Elderly man saved by Good Samaritans after vehicle is submerged At approximately 5pm Sunday, Good Samaritans saved an elderly man who drove his car into Biscayne Bay near the intersection of Northeast 106th Street and Biscayne Bay. One Good Samaritan, Miami Beach Police Detective, Daniel Erben stated, “I wasn’t thinking at the time. I just jumped in as fast as I …

Broward County officer dies in motorcycle accident

Broward County officer dies in motorcycle accident In Oakland Park on New Years Day, a Broward County Sheriff officer, John Blackwelder, 45, was killed while riding his motorcycle. While off duty, Blackwelder was driving on East Commercial Boulevard when a vehicle driving the opposite direction turned left into his path. He was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene. Stajka Vangov, 75, of …

Three car crash caused by driver with suspended license

Three car crash caused by driver with suspended license Annie Marcel, 27, of Sunrise, was cited for driving with a suspended license after colliding with two other vehicles on West Sunrise Boulevard on Thursday morning. Marcel rear-ended a car that was turning from West Sunrise Boulevard onto Northwest 24th Avenue. The car that was struck was pushed into a Nissan …

$8.8 M awarded to family of woman killed in crash

$8.8 million was awarded to Wilson Torres and his family $8.8 million was awarded to Wilson Torres and his family by a Miami-Dade County jury after Torres’ wife was killed in a car accident in 2008. Torres was driving his vehicle with his wife and passenger, Myriam del Socorro Lopez, on Bird Road when 17 year old Luis Cruz-Govin struck their car killing Lopez …

Miami police officer drives his vehicle up a pole

Miami police officer drives his vehicle up a pole On Tuesday morning at the intersection of NW 6th Avenue and 67th street in Miami, a police officer accidentally drove his vehicle up a utility pole. Miami police officer J. Brutus was distracted while driving and reached down to pick up a fallen pen when he drove his vehicle off the …

Fort Lauderdale Christmas Pageant

The annual Christmas event The Fort Lauderdale personal injury lawyers of Winston Law Firm are proud to announce the Fort Lauderdale Christmas Pageant at First Baptist Church this holiday season. The annual Christmas event features a cast, choir, and crew of 1,200 people. The pageant features the Nativity scene, caroling, and dance. The final act of the pageant shows the …

Fort Lauderdale beauty supply store is hit by car

A car crashed into a beauty supply store On Monday, a black Honda Accord crashed into Diamond Girl Beauty Supply store at 3224 West Broward Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale. According to police, the car was driving east on Broward Boulevard around midnight when the driver saw a Ford Focus making a U-turn at the intersection of Broward and Northwest 31st Avenue. While …

West Palm Beach man dead after fatal crash

Dead after fatal crash Brian Newcomer of West Palm Beach was killed early Saturday morning at 4:30am after being struck by Jeffrey Kreiling, of Ft. Lauderdale, on State Road 9. According to police, Newcomer’s vehicle was stopped facing southbound on Road 9 when Kreiling struck his vehicle after rounding a bend in the road.  Newcomer was killed on impact, and his passenger, Jessica …