PINELLAS COUNTYACCIDENTS

Palm Harbor Motorcycle Accident

August 18, 2013 - Anthony Riolo was seriously injured when his motorcycle collided with a van driven by Donald Hutwelker on County Road 1 at the intersection of Wexford Drive.  Hutwelker purportedly was making a left turn from southbound County Road 1 onto Wexford...

Seminole Motorcycle Fatality

On August 3, 2013, Justin Johnson was killed when his motorcycle crashed into the side of a truck driven by Robert Sterner on Bay Pines Blvd.   Johnson was headed eastbound when Sterner attempted to make a left turn from westbound Bay Pines Blvd into the War Veterans...

Seminole Pedestrian Fatality

On July 27, 2013, James Wheeler was struck and killed by a car driven by L.C. Dudley at the intersection of 113th Street and 74th Avenue North.  Wheeler was in a crosswalk and had made it across two lanes before he was hit.  Florida Statute 316.130(7), titled...

April 27, 2013 – Palm Harbor

Amanda Chakos was seriously injured when she was struck by an SUV driven by Equbal Kalani on Alt 19 north of Alderman Rd.  Chakos was knocked into another pedestrian, Lori Baker, who was also injured.  Chakos was reportedly not in a cross-walk, however, use of a...

April 25, 2013 – Palm Harbor

Dany Ramos was killed when he was struck by a car driven by Shelly King on U.S. 19 north of Alderman Rd.  Florida Statute 316.130 provides that "every driver of a vehicle shall exercise due care to avoid colliding with any pedestrian or any person propelling a...

April 19, 2013 – St. Petersburg

Alexia Douglas was killed in a single vehicle accident when the SUV she was riding in, being driven by Christina Shiver, struck a guardrail on 40th Ave NE.  The SUV swerved to the right and crashed into a guardrail that went through the windshield on the passenger...

April 14, 2013 – Tampa

Ashley Thompson, Steven Cuervo, and Tonya Faris were killed in a single vehicle accident on Columbus Ave when the SUV they were riding in struck a wall and flipped.  Kenneth Crouse was also injured in the crash.  None of the occupants was wearing a seatbelt.  Ejection...

April 14, 2013 – Clearwater

Eric Becker was seriously injured when he was struck by a car driven by Nicole Capps at the intersection of Keene Rd and Nursery Rd.  Becker reportedly entered the cross walk on a red light before being struck.  Becker was crossing from west to east and Capps was...