According to the Tampa Bay Times, a 38-year-old pedestrian was hit by a car at U.S. 19 and Drew Street in Clearwater a few hours ago. The accident occurred around 2 p.m. in the northbound turn lane under the U.S. 19 overpass by Drew Street. The pedestrian...Read More
A hit and run accident killed a bicyclist in Zephyrhills on Friday night. According to ABC Action News, Florida Highway Patrol investigators are asking the public’s help to provide information about a deadly hit and run accident that killed 23-year-...Read More
Driver with Beer Between Legs and Little Boy in Back Seat is a Reminder to Get Uninsured Motorist Coverage
Unfortunately, you don’t get to choose who causes your car accident. You or your family member could easily be injured in a crash caused by a driver like the 26-year-old Clearwater woman who was driving her white Ford Mustang the wrong way down Flor...Read More
Be alert and avoid a boating accident this weekend during the Gasparilla Pirate Festival. On Saturday, Tampa Bay-area residents join in an unusual celebration, one that marks the beginning of a new year as well as a reminder of times long ago. The Gaspari...Read More
Super Bowl parties are a lot of fun. However, if you are throwing a party, it is important to remember that some guest may consume too much alcohol during the game and then want to drive home. As the host of the party, you should ask yourself the followin...Read More
The Florida State Fair starts today. Enjoy the fried Oreos and fried mashed potatoes and gravy. Also, enjoy the rides like the Zipper, the Sizzler or the Tilt-A-Whirl. But, be aware of the dangers that are associated with these rides. Thousands of people ...Read More
Another reminder of why uninsured motorist coverage in so important to carry-crazy drivers in drive-through lanes. On Saturday, Jennifer Lynn Betterly got so angry at how long the woman in front of her was taking to order food in the drive-through lane of...Read More
Car accidents can happen in any type of weather. In Florida, we are often confronted with unpredictable, sometimes “bipolar” weather. Naturally, it comes as no surprise to wake up to foggy driving conditions on your morning commute. We are wel...Read More
Texting While Driving: The Florida Legislature attempts to ‘send a message’ about distracted driving.
Car accidents involving distracted driving can lead to deadly consequences. In 2008, a young woman from Spring Hill, Florida was driving when another driver swerved into her lane, resulting in a head-on collision. Evidence showed that the at-fault driver ...Read More
Recent study links mass media exposure to NASCAR to increase in car accidents on public streets and highways.
The thrill of a NASCAR race undoubtedly brings to mind the fiery car crashes that are often part of the race experience. Those who follow NASCAR know that the sport is an exciting and wildly popular pastime in this country. Fans have favorite drivers who ...Read More