March 24, 2013 – St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg police officer Timothy Reyes was seriously injured when his police cruiser struck a curb, flipped, then hit a utility pole.  Reyes was on the way to assist with a stolen vehicle pursuit.  The vehicle had been stolen a few hours earlier when the owner...

March 20, 2013 – St. Petersburg

Virginia Frazier and Eduardo Arana were seriously injured when the car they were riding in was struck by a bus driven by David Watkins at the intersection of 34th St S and 22nd Ave S.  Frazier and Arana were making a left turn from northbound 34th St when they were...

March 20, 2013 – Dunedin

Anna Savchuk and Kayla Brock were seriously injured when the car they were riding in was struck on the driver side by a van being driven by Robert Wagner at the intersection of Curlew Rd and Fisher Rd.  Curlew Rd has no traffic control device, but Fisher Rd is...

March 17, 2013 – Tampa

Yahel Cruz, age 4, was seriously injured when she was thrown from a truck driven by Osbaldo Cruz as the truck rolled over after blowing a tire.  The child was not in a car seat or seat belt.  Florida Statute 316.613, titled “Child restraint requirements,”...