Hit & Run Accident

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Miami-Dade: Mandatory Jail For Hit & Run Drivers

Miami-Dade County has asked the state to put into law mandatory sentences for hit and run drivers when an injury or death occurs. The proposals come after a wave of hit and runs in the county continue to claim lives.


FIU student Melita Jaric died from injuries she sustained in a hit and run accident in Coral Gables.  (Courtesy: Natasa Jaric)

EXCLUSIVE: Parents Of FIU Hit & Run Victim Plead For Public’s Help

The parents of a Florida International University student who was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver nearly two weeks ago are speaking out for the first time, saying they pray that suspect will be caught.


Juan Valerio (Source: Miami Police)

Miami Man Killed In Hit & Run, Police Ask For Help

Miami police are asking the public to keep an eye out for a late model Chevy Impala which was involved in a deadly hit and run accident last week.



Bike Safety Modifications Coming To Rickenbacker Causeway

Bicyclists on the Rickenbacker Causeway will soon have a safer place to ride thanks to some modifications made by road crews next week.


Peter Pappas, 11, is being hailed a hero after helping police arrest a suspected hit & run driver in Tamarac. (CBS4)

Broward Boy Praised After Aiding In Arrest Of Alleged Hit & Run Driver

A Coral Springs boy is being praised by authorities for his role in catching an accused hit and run driver.


Marta Miranda (L) was killed Friday when she and her husband Juan (R) were hit from behind on the Palmetto Expressway. (Source: Miranda family)

Car Sought In Deadly Palmetto Expressway Hit & Run

The Florida Highway Patrol is looking for a car thought to be involved in a hit & run which killed an elderly woman on the Palmetto Expressway (SR 826) Friday morning.


(Photo Credit: Family Of Jose Aviles Vasquez) Hit and run victim Jose Aviles Vasquez

911 Call Documents Man Struck Several Times In Fatal Hit & Run

Miami-Dade Police investigators have released several chilling 911 calls depicting the intense moments after a horrific hit and run crash that left a 53-year-old Miami man dead in the street.



Man Killed In Ft. Lauderdale Hit & Run Accident

A man was killed early Sunday morning in a hit and run accident in Ft. Lauderdale.