A forty-six year old North Miami woman was killed and 18 others hurt after an accident on the Florida Turnpike Saturday night in Kenansville.
Unfortunately, hit and run’s are one of the most common crimes in South Florida. That’s what sparked the Florida Highway Patrol to try and raise awareness of the accidents that often have deadly consequences.
There are serious questions tonight about a traffic accident eight years ago involving a prominent political candidate and what he says about the accident today, now that he’s running for the US Congress.
The CBS4 I-Team and CBS4′s news partners at the Miami Herald have spent the last six weeks looking into the incident involving Congressional candidate David Mauricio Rivera and discrepancies between his version of events and what an official Highway Patrol report says happened.
CBS4 I-Team reporter Stephen Stock has the details.