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Florida Tops Nation in Motorcycle Fatalities

Earlier this month, thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts gathered in Daytona Beach for Bike Week, a gathering of riders that cruise in from all parts of the country this time each year.  However, they are doing so at their own peril. According to a recent report from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Florida has the

Bicyclists Injured in Separate Accidents

An 88-year-old Pembroke Pines man was hospitalized with a head injury after his bicycle collided with a van.  Saturnino Desdin was listed in critical condition at Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood. Pembroke Pines police and fire personnel were called to the intersection of Southwest 10th Street and Southwest 135th Terrace just after 7:00 a.m. this

Deadly Bicycle Accident in Manatee County under Investigation

Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly bicycle accident that took place in Manatee County late on the night of April 6. That Monday evening, around 10:00 o’clock, state troopers claim that Christopher Brown was travelling eastbound, driving his Jeep on State Road 684.  As Brown approached a green light at the intersection of 43rd

Rider Seriously Injured in I-10 Motorcycle Accident

On Tuesday, March 17, 2015, a tractor-trailer travelling westbound on I-10 in Leon County experienced a tire blowout on one of the tires attached to the cab.  The blowout occurred near mile marker 211 in the outside lane.  Unfortunately, in that same lane, a motorcycle being driven by 66-year-old Lonnie Jennings of Tennessee was following

Cause of Death Determined in Teenager’s Horseback-Riding Accident

A teenager from Weston, Florida has been determined to have died from blunt head trauma while she was horseback riding in Southwest Ranches in December of 2014, according to the Broward County Medical Examiner’s Office. The autopsy stated that Maria Lucia Rodrigo was found last December 4, laying on the ground next to a horse