Clearwater man charged in high-speed crash that killed passenger, police say

Clearwater man charged in high-speed crash that killed passenger, police say

(09/02/2020 – Clearwater, FL – Tampa Bay Times) A man from Clearwater is facing vehicular homicide after he crashed his car during a police chase killing his passenger. Amonie Major-Boone, 19 was speeding, switching lanes and tailgating down Douglas Avenue, he lost control of the vehicle which flipped multiple times and struck a power pole, […]

St. Petersburg police shoot and kill dog that seriously injured woman, bit officer

St. Petersburg police shoot and kill dog that seriously injured woman, bit officer

(8/28/2020 – St. Petersburg, FL – Tampa Bay Times) On Friday morning in St. Petersburg, Florida, police shot and killed a dog that had severely hurt a woman. The dog also bit a responding officer. The police say they shot and killed the animal to prevent it from attacking yet again. This incident happened early […]

Fact: Swimming Pools Are As Dangerous As They Are Fun

Swimming pools are as dangerous as they are fun

If you have kids, grandkids or remember when you were a kid, you know that a swimming pool can provide hours of non-stop fun and recreation that makes a hot summer day an all-out blast. In Florida, swimming pools are featured in nearly every home. But with the fun and visual allure of cool blue […]

Brooksville girl, 16, dies from injuries after car hits tree, troopers say

Brooksville girl, 16, dies from injuries after car hits tree, troopers say

(8/23/2020 – Hernado, FL – Tampa Bay Times) An accident in Brooksville has led to the death of a 16-year-old girl. A 17-year-old girl was driving the vehicle and while they were on US 41 coming onto Lakeside Drive she missed the curve and hit a tree. The 16-year-old passenger sadly died of her injuries […]

Bicyclist dies in hospital day after collision with garbage truck

Bicyclist dies in hospital day after collision with garbage truck

(8/23/2020 – Pasco, FL – Tampa Bay Times) A bicyclist has died of his injuries after an head-on collision in New Port Richey. Friday afternoon, a man on his bicycle was struck by a garbage truck and sadly died of his injuries late Saturday night. His identity is being kept private in accordance to Marsy’s […]