Category Archives: Pedestrian Accidents

Clearwater crash involving pedestrian closes Gulf Boulevard

Clearwater crash involving pedestrian closes Gulf Boulevard

(10/17/2020 – Clearwater, FL – Tampa Bay Times) Saturday in the evening hours, there was an accident involving a vehicle and a pedestrian that resulted in Gulf Boulevard being shut down. The pedestrian was struck by the vehicle in the 1200 block of Gulf Boulevard around 6 p.m. The pedestrian is suffering life-threatening injuries but […]

17-year-old pedestrian dies in hit-and-run crash on I-75; troopers search for driver

17-year-old pedestrian dies in hit-and-run crash on I-75; troopers search for driver

(8/20/2020 – Hillsborough, FL – Fox 13 News) In Ruskin, FL Wednesday August 19th, there was a fatal hit-and-run involving a teenaged pedestrian. Florida Highway Patrol are looking for the driver of the vehicle, which may have been a tractor trailer, that struck and killed the pedestrian. The insurance incident happened late at approximately 11:10 […]

Tampa Police Investigate Fatal Pedestrian Crash on Hillsborough Avenue

Pedestrian Crash on Hillsborough Avenue

Tampa, FL (May 12, 2020) – Tampa police are currently investigating a fatal pedestrian crash on Hillsborough Avenue that occurred early Tuesday morning. The crash happened shortly before 5 AM at the intersection of West Hillsborough Avenue and North Dale Mabry Highway, according to police. A pedestrian was killed in the incident. The eastbound lanes […]

Indian Shores Police Officer Drives Over Sunbathing Beachgoer

Indian Shores Police Officer Drives Over Sunbathing Beachgoer

Indian Shores, FL (May 8, 2020) – According to the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office, a sunbathing Michigan man laying out on a beach was run over by an Indian Shores police officer driving a fully-marked SUV. The incident happened just before 6 PM on Friday evening, south of the 193rd Avenue Beach Access. The 27-year-old […]

Causes of Pedestrian Accidents

Causes of Pedestrian Accidents

Unfortunately, there are many different causes of pedestrian accidents. In Pinellas, Pasco, and Hillsborough counties, residents too often hear news reports of pedestrians being struck and seriously injured or killed by motorists, often during a hit-and-run. These accidents are frequently caused by the careless or reckless conduct of the driver. Additionally, many pedestrian accidents occur at […]

Statute of Limitations for a Pedestrian Accident

Statute of Limitations for a Pedestrian Accident

If you have been seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle while walking, you will need to make sure you don’t miss the statute of limitations for a pedestrian accident. You also don’t want to wait too long before hiring a lawyer. Contact our office today to schedule a free consultation. Statute of Limitations […]

Statute of Limitations for a Florida Pedestrian Accident Case

Statute of Limitations for a Florida Pedestrian Accident Case

If you have been seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle while walking, you will need to make sure you are aware of the statute of limitations for a Florida pedestrian accident case. Missing out on the deadline will bar you from recovering any type of compensation against the negligent party. Statute of Limitations […]

Hit and Run Accidents:  Don’t be Another Victim – Protect Your Family!

Hit and Run Accidents

Hit and run accidents are all too frequent in Tampa Bay.  All too often they result in fatalities and life-threatening injuries.  The after-effects of these crashes leave victims and their families searching for answers and trying to put their lives back together after the tragic loss of a loved one or from traumatic injuries that […]