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Former Palmetto Resident Charged With DUI Manslaughter Accident

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PALMETTO, FL – On March 27, 2012 at 10:57 p.m., 60 year old Palmetto resident Michael Steven Kidwell was driving his 2009 Hyundai Sonata SUV north on U.S. 41. As Kidwell approached the entrance to Country Lakes Village II in Palmetto, where he lived, he attempted to […]

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Palmetto Crash Closes Northbound Lanes of U.S. 41

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PALMETTO, FL – According to the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) website, an accident at Piney Point Road, in Palmetto, FL, closed all northbound lanes of U.S. 41 on Friday evening. The Florida Highway Patrol received the initial crash report came in at approximately 7:24 p.m., on Friday […]

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Auto Accident News

  • Florida Highway Patrol Report
    Rear-End Accident in Nokomis Injures Two
    NOKOMIS, FL – According to Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) reports, a rear-end accident on I-75 Wednesday night resulted in two victims being hospitalized. One of those victims is listed in critical condition. The FHP report indicates that a woman driver from North Port failed to see a […]...
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  • Florida Highway Patrol Report
    Multi-Vehicle Accident on I-75 Leaves Two Injured in Sarasota
    SARASOTA, FL – According to Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) reports a multi-vehicle accident on I-75 in Sarasota has left at least two victims injured. The crash occurred at approximately 11:00 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-75, on the overpass of Fruitville Road, near mile marker 210. […]...
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  • Florida Highway Patrol Report
    FHP Looking for Driver in Bradenton Hit and Run Accident
    BRADENTON, FL – The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the driver in a Bradenton hit and run accident. According to the FHP, a 2006 Honda Civic driving westbound on 30th Ave West crossed into the eastbound lanes at approximately 7:00 a.m. […]...
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  • Sarasota Police Department
    Sarasota Pedestrian Accident on U.S. 301
    SARASOTA, FL – According to the Sarasota Police Department a man was injured in a pedestrian accident on Saturday night while attempting to cross U.S. 301 in Sarasota. According to police reports, the pedestrian accident occurred when the unidentified man attempted to cross the southbound lanes U.S. […]...
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  • Sarasota Resident Identified as Pedestrian Hit by Car in Osprey
    Sarasota Resident Identified as Pedestrian Hit by Car in Osprey
    OSPREY, FL – The identity of a pedestrian injured in a car accident in Osprey on Tuesday night has been released. The victim, 50 year old Sarasota resident Charles Joseph Raymond has been identified as the critically injured pedestrian accident victim. Raymond was injured while attempting to […]...
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  • Is a Text Message Worth Taking a Life?
    Is a Text Message Worth Taking a Life?
    If you attempt to read or send a text message while driving, your eyes will leave the road for an average of 4.6 seconds. That is the equivalent of driving the entire length of a football field at 55 mph, while blindfolded. A motorist who reads or […]...
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  • Minor Car Accident
    The Dangers of Not Reporting a Car Accident
    All too often innocent motorists involved in minor car accidents decide to make a deal with the at-fault driver and don’t report the accident. Usually, the parties involved in the accident are in a hurry, there’s not that much damage, the vehicles are operable, there doesn’t appear […]...
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  • Fatal High Speed Chase
    High Speed Chase Ends in Deadly Accident
    BROWARD COUNTY, FL – A high speed chase that began in Miami-Dade ended in a fatal accident on U.S. 27 in southwest Broward County. The high speed chase, which began sometime before 10:00 a.m., was being televised by Miami based television stations. The chase is believed to […]...
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  • New Video Game Proves Dangers of Texting While Driving
    New Video Game Proves Dangers of Texting While Driving
    For most responsible drivers, there is little doubt that texting while driving is dangerous. There have been numerous studies conducted that prove this fact. The National Highway and Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) has even released texting while driving statistics that show a motorist who sends or receives […]...
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  • Texting While Driving
    Can Third Party Texters Risk Liability for a Car Accident?
    A recent auto accident case has resulted in three New Jersey appellate judges determining that third party texters can be held legally liable for an auto accident. The case stems from a New Jersey auto accident where an 18 year old driver struck a husband and wife […]...
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