An 11 year old boy was killed after police say he rode his skateboard into the path on an oncoming car.
The story stunned South Florida for its brutality. Rene Betancourt, found in his car beaten so badly doctors were not sure he would live, taken to the hospital by his family who begged for help in finding his attackers. But as CBS4 learned on Friday, there were no attackers and there was no beating.
A young South Florida man brutally beaten and left for dead in downtown Miami was released from the hospital Tuesday morning.
In the midst of Friday night foot traffic on Miami Beach, longboarders beat the pavement with purpose.
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A skateboarding Sunrise teen was struck and killed by a car late Saturday night. Just before 10 p.m. Brandon Campbell, 14, was crossing Pine Island Road near McNab Road when he was struck by a Honda Accord.
Anderson Cooper’s new daytime talk show is dealing with the fallout of a skateboarding accident that injured a teenager about to appear in an episode on the science of the teenage brain.
Friends and relatives grieved Monday for a 14 year-old boy, killed when he was struck by a car, then pinned against another as he skateboarded across a four-lane street in Miami.
A teenager is dead Sunday night after being struck by a car.Miami Police spokeswoman Kenia Reyes said the boy was struck and killed near NW 53rd Avenue and NW 7th Street in Miami at about 6 p.m. Sunday evening while riding his skateboard.