Palm Beach News
Palm Beach, Fl. – Four died, including two teenagers, in the Palm Beach Gardens car accident and others seriously injured
Police say a driver rammed into another vehicle Friday afternoon at the Palm Beach Gardens intersection, killing two teenagers and two adults.
According to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, the 17-year-old driver who caused the accident is said to be in critical condition.
The police report said there were three teens aboard the 2019 Nissan Rogue – two in front, one behind – “recklessly” headed north on Beeline Highway near the intersection of PGA Boulevard when the driver ran a red light. The accident happened at 4:09 am.
The Rogue hit head-on on the left side of a 2010 Nissan Xterra which was turning south onto the Beeline from PGA Boulevard. The Xterra spun out of control clockwise, overturned, and ejected its driver, Elizabeth Anderson, into the grass median. Both Anderson and her passenger, George Nienhouse, were pronounced dead at the scene. Their ages were not provided.
The report said the officer who arrived at the scene noted that Rogue’s 17-year-old driver, Christopher Garrett Jr., was under the influence of drugs or alcohol. The passenger who was sitting in the front seat, 14-year-old Jayoni Leonard, was also pronounced dead at the scene.
In the back seat, Garrett Jr. and 17-year-old Alexia Simpson were taken to St. Mary’s Medical Center, where Simpson was pronounced dead.
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SEMINOLE COUNTY, FLORIDA- On Thursday night, Florida Highway Patrol reported a 79-year-old man who was killed in Seminole County while crossing U.S. 17-92.
The incident happened at about 8:50 p.m. near Fern Park.
The man was badly hit by an SUV that was driven by a 56-year-old woman. The woman was traveling north on U.C. 17-92 where she hit the man, who was not in a crosswalk, according to the police report.
The injured man was immediately taken to the hospital by police where he died.
The woman was wearing the seat belt and did not get any injury.
A Florida woman killed by a tractor-trailer truck after she ran out in front of the truck. According to officials, the woman had previously stabbed a man in a car on the shoulder of I-4.
Orange County Sheriff’s deputies said a 30-year-old woman and a 27-year-old man were driving east on I-4 and the two of them go into an argument.
“The victim stopped at the shoulder of I-4 near mile marker #68. The suspect broke a bottle and struck the victim,” the sheriff’s office said.
Troopers said the tractor-trailer was driving east on I-4. According to the Florida Highway Patrol(FHP), the woman then got out of the man’s car, ran into the path of a tractor-trailer truck. She got hit by the truck and was pronounced dead at the scene.
As per the reports, the suspect woman was from Kissimmee. Due to some injury, the man was taken to a hospital immediately. The victim’s present health condition is unknown. However, the driver of the truck sustained no injuries. The Florida Highway Patrol is doing a further investigation of the crash.
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