The Fourth District Court of Appeals, a South Florida appeals court, overturned a multi-million dollar verdict against a Fort Lauderdale hotel in a case where a drunk driver crashed into a pool cabana at the hotel, tragically killing a pregnant woman on vacation. Following trial in Fort Lauderdale, the jury awarded the husband of
A woman recently died after she was run over by a truck transporting a cargo container in Fort Lauderdale’s Port Everglades. The deceased woman was apparently driving a golf cart through one of the shipping container yards inside the port when she collided with a “mule truck,” which is a vehicle similar to a tractor-trailer,
Five people were killed and another 25 injured when a bus collided with a tractor trailer, causing both vehicles to become engulfed in flames. The bus was coming from Georgia and was carrying over 30 passengers when it allegedly ran a flashing red light before colliding with the tractor trailer. After hitting the truck, the
A man who was struck by a vehicle while riding his bicycle in Fort Lauderdale has tragically died. Fort Lauderdale police claim the man, James Ortibez, was riding his bicycle at about 1:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 12, when a car struck him, causing him to fall off of the bicycle and into the street.
A woman allegedly driving drunk, sent a text message to an ex-boyfriend, detailing the fact that she was intoxicated while driving and that if anything were to happen, it would be his fault. Mila Dago allegedly texted “Driving drunk woo…I’ll be dead thanks to you.” In a startling turn of events, the text message came