The Northwest Florida Daily News is filled with horrible car accidents that occurred this past week. According to a Florida highway Patrol News Release, a Milton man was charged with careless driving after a four-car pile-up early Monday on U.S. Highway 90 just east of Scenic Highway. A 53 year old man was driving a 1987 Chevrolet Pickup truck west on U.S. Highway 90 when he failed to stop for slowing traffic. His truck rear-ended a 2005 GMC Pickup truck driven by a 27 female of Pace. Her truck rear-ended a 2008 BMW driven by a 52 male of Pace. The BMW rear-ended a 2015 Ford Aero Star driven by a 46 male of Pace, the news release said. The accident occurred at 7:30 a.m. Several people were injured in that accident.
Then in Crestview, the Northwest Daily News and WEAR reports that there was two who died and another two were taken to Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola after a wreck on P.J. Adams Road on Monday morning. According to Crestview Police, the accident occurred at 8:37 a.m. when an 85-year-old male of Town Creek, Alabama, struck a 2007 Chevrolet truck with his 2009 Toyota. The elderly male then made a sudden turn into oncoming traffic where he hit a 2013 Dodge SUV head-on. The 85 year-old man’s wife was killed on impact, and he died later on from his injuries. The driver of the Doge was transported to a local hospital for injuries.
In Pensacola, WEAR reports a 40-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries after getting hit by a car. The man was riding a bike near the intersection of Palafox and Cervantes Street. He was hit by a car a little after 8pm on Tuesday. The bicyclist was sent to Sacred Heart Hospital with life-threatening injuries.
In Panama City, WJHG reports a Panama City man was killed in a hit and run accident on Monday. At approximately 7:30 p.m. on Monday, a 48 year old male from Panama City Beach was driving a Dodge Pickup west on Front Beach Road, started to turn left on Allison Avenue when he collided with a 34 year old male who was riding a motorcycle, going east on Front Beach Road. The motorcyclist died Monday night from his injuries. The driver of Dodge Pickup fled the scene, but Bay County SHeriff Deputies were able to find him and arrest him for a hit and run involving a death.
Our thoughts and prayers are with all the families and those injured and deceased as a result of these accidents. If you or a loved one have been injured in an accident, let the personal injury attorneys at Brannon & Brannon fight for you.