Leonardo Lopez, the man accused of savagely beating a gas station clerk and leading police on a wild chase, has a rap sheet you could paper a wall with—that’s why police say they’re determined to put him away for quite some time.
A team at the University of Miami and Jackson Memorial Hospital used a new procedure to help repair a young woman’s nerve in her upper leg.
New x-rays of a Miami mother who was shot in the face by a robber, despite giving him her purse, showed how close she came to being permanently disfigured and disabled.
A Miami-Dade police officer was slightly hurt early New Years day after the DUI enforcement unit she was using was hit by another driver. That driver, whose name has not been released, has been charged in the accident.
Officials at Jackson Memorial Hospital updated the conditions of the remaining hospitalized victims from Saturday’s bus crash at Miami International Airport and to explain how they were prepared for the mass casualties.
Friday marked the 20-year-anniversary of the opening of Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital. The level one center has treated many of the most critical patients in the community.
Drunk driving is unfortunately a constant reality in South Florida. The crashes drunk drivers cause are sometimes deadly, but thanks to the work of those at the Ryder Trauma Center many people live. Some of those survivors paid tribute to the hospital staff Wednesday.
3 Miami police officers, patrolling on bicycles as part of a certification class, have been sent to the hospital after they were struck by a car Thursday on US1. The highway was closed while the accident was investigated, but has since reopened.