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Melissa Hicks Nault, 38, of Callahan, died on Thursday night, February 27, after being struck by a car on US 301. Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) officials say the accident happened near Janes Lane. Nault was driving behind a Toyota 4Runner that came upon two horses standing in the southbound lane. The 4Runner’s driver was unable…

Alina Palla Acosta, 27, died in a bizarre accident on Wednesday, February 19, while rollerblading in Pompano Beach. According to the Broward County Sheriff’s Office, Acosta was rollerblading down a multipurpose path along the 600 block of Northeast 10th Street. The driver of a speeding silver Nissan lost control of the vehicle and hit a…

An early morning accident on Interstate 95 in Miami led to the death of a worker doing construction nearby on Sunday, February 16. Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) officials say the accident happened around 2 AM on Sunday, in the southbound lanes near 62nd Street. They report that a black SUV crashed into a white Toyota…

On Wednesday morning, January 29, Dwyer High School student Aden Williams was walking to the bus stop when an SUV struck him, leaving the teen with serious injuries. Williams, 14, was an honor student and aspiring engineer. Courtney Newell, a family friend who helped organize a vigil held in his honor on Wednesday, February 5,…

Natalie Nickchen, a 19-year-old FSU student, died Thursday morning after being hit by a car in a pedestrian crosswalk. The accident happened on West Tennessee Street in Tallahassee. Tallahassee Police Department (TPD) officials say a driver, Ivey Green, 24, ran a red light and struck Nickchen, who was in the pedestrian crosswalk in the 1000…

On Tuesday, January 28, a pedestrian was killed after being struck by a freight train. West Palm Beach Police say the man was pronounced dead after an eastbound train hit him, at around 11 AM on the Florida East Coast (FEC) Railway track. The accident occurred near Conniston Road, just north of Southern Boulevard. Witnesses…

Harvey Bruner, 54, was struck and killed as a pedestrian by an SUV on January 17 while attempting to cross a road in Jacksonville. More on pedestrian deaths here.

On December 22, 12-year-old Sophia Nelson was walking home from the beach with her family when she was struck and killed by a vehicle in a State Road A1A mid-block crosswalk in Satellite Beach. Sadly, the accident occurred despite Nelson and her family taking proper precautions for crossing the street. Mark Nelson said his daughter…

The West Palm Beach car accident lawyers at the Law Offices of Craig Goldenfarb explain how pedestrians are compensated for injuries.

A pedestrian accident is different from an auto accident in many ways. For one, when you get into your automobile to drive, the first thing you do (hopefully!) is buckle your seatbelt. But when you go outside to walk home from school, dinner or an event, no one thinks “I better watch out that I…