Category Archives: Pedestrian Accidents

Arizona ranks 3rd highest in the nation for pedestrian deaths

What the hell? Are drivers AIMING at these people?

Arizona ranks 3rd highest in the nation for pedestrian deaths

https://ktar.com/story/1513964/arizona-ranks-3rd-highest-nation-pedestrian-deaths/A new report finds Arizona has one of the highest rates of pedestrian deaths in the country.

The report by the Governor’s Highway Safety Association finds Arizona ranks third in the United States for the most pedestrian deaths per capita.

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53-year-old pedestrian dies after being run over by biker

http://www.hindustantimes.com/mumbai-news/53-year-old-pedestrian-dies-after-being-run-over-by-biker-at-marine-drive-in-mumbai/story-heCiTWZIVH3vJj2sQ3HutL.htmlA 22-year-old college student was arrested after he ran over a 53-year-old pedestrian while speeding on a motorcycle.

The incident occurred at Marine Drive in the early hours of Sunday.

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Pedestrian deaths increase nationwide

http://www.hollandsentinel.com/news/20170416/pedestrian-deaths-increase-nationwidePedestrians use a designated crosswalk to cross Ninth Street near Hope College on Friday, April 7, 2017.

Pedestrian fatalities across the nation are rising, but in Michigan those numbers are decreasing.

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Nation, Humboldt County experiences increased pedestrian injuries, deaths

A recent report shows that pedestrian traffic deaths are up nationwide, having increased by 11 percent between 2015 and 2016.

Humboldt County and Eureka have ranked among the top three counties and cities in California with the highest pedestrian …

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Pedestrian in wheelchair killed in Las Vegas intersection

https://www.reviewjournal.com/local/local-las-vegas/pedestrian-in-wheelchair-killed-in-las-vegas-intersection-identified/One of two pedestrians killed last Saturday night in the same intersection has been identified by the Clark County coroner.

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Pedestrian struck, killed while crossing road in Plymouth

http://www.startribune.com/pedestrian-struck-killed-in-plymouth/419541453/A pedestrian was struck and killed late Saturday morning as he sought to cross a road in Plymouth.

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Look out crossing the street. Pedestrian deaths spiked to highest rate in 40 years

http://www.thestate.com/news/state/article144796339.htmlPedestrian deaths by vehicles grew at a higher rate last year than at any other time in the past 40 years, a new study found, and Charlotte and the Carolinas also saw significant increases.

The study by the Governors Highway Safety Association …

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Pedestrian vs Car Accidents Not Decreasing in 2017

Scottsburg driver in crash that killed pedestrian arrested

https://www.newsandtribune.com/news/scottsburg-driver-in-crash-that-killed-pedestrian-arrested/article_9870d774-13f4-11e7-9695-f7b183732cab.htmlSCOTTSBURG
Indiana State Police have arrested a Scottsburg man accused of driving while intoxicated and fatally hitting a pedestrian with his car in January.

Lucas Petty, 23, was arrested on a warrant on Sunday.

He is charged with causing death …

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Pedestrian and car collide in crash on busy Plymouth road

http://www.plymouthherald.co.uk/pedestrian-and-car-involved-in-accident-on-busy-outland-road/story-30234285-detail/story.htmlA pedestrian was involved in a collision with a car in Outland Road this evening. Traffic website Inrix reported that the crash happened at about 6.50pm on the busy road.

It reported the collision took place near the petrol station near Lyndhurst Road …

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Pedestrian hit by car downtown critically injured, driver ID’d as El Paso County GOP chairman

http://www.krdo.com/news/colorado-springs/pedestrian-hit-by-car-in-downtown-colorado-springs/420443055 NewsChannel 13 has learned that a driver who hit a pedestrian in downtown Colorado Springs Tuesday morning is El Paso County GOP Chairman Trevor Dierdorff.

The victim has … The circumstances surrounding the crash are under investigation.

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Update: Victim identified in fatal pedestrian accident

https://wsav.com/2017/03/28/metro-investigates-deadly-crash-involving-a-pedestrian/Authorities have identified the victim as 53-year-old Harvey McCallister.

The SCMPD Traffic Investigations Unit continues to investigate the accident.

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Police: Pedestrian killed crossing road in Titusville

http://www.floridatoday.com/story/news/2017/03/28/pedestrian-killed-crossing-titusville-roadway-police-say/99722552/A pedestrian was struck and killed by a pickup truck while attempting to cross a busy stretch of roadway in Titusville late Monday.

The accident happened about 9:30 p.m. Monday in the 5200 block of South Washington Avenue. Titusville police said the …

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Police investigate reported pedestrian vehicle accident in Sandy

https://www.thecourierexpress.com/news/police-investigate-reported-pedestrian-vehicle-accident-in-sandy-township/article_ee73ffa0-1826-5511-b6f2-0b9b28dba077.htmlEmergency responders were called to the scene of a reported pedestrian-vehicle accident at 3:02 p.m. Monday in Sandy Township.

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Fatal pedestrian accident in Eldersburg

http://www.abc2news.com/news/region/carroll-county/fatal-pedestrian-accident-in-eldersburgA 50-year-old Eldersburg man died Monday evening after being struck by a car on Route 26 (Liberty Road).

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Portion of West Hillsborough Ave. closed after vehicle vs. pedestrian

https://wfla.com/2017/03/27/portion-of-west-hillsborough-ave-closed-after-vehicle-vs-pedestrian-accident/Officers are investigating a traffic fatality on West Hillsborough Avenue Monday night.

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Eagle Mountain woman’s foot severed in truck-pedestrian accident in Florida; 3 others injured

http://gephardtdaily.com/local/eagle-mountain-womans-foot-severed-in-truck-pedestrian-accident-in-florida-3-others-injured/DANIA BEACH, Florida
An Eagle Mountain woman had her foot severed in an accident that injured two …

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Woman killed in hit-and-run accident

http://www.khou.com/news/local/hcso-woman-killed-in-auto-pedestrian-accident-along-eastex-freeway/425827473HOUSTON
Deputies are investigating a hit-and-run accident that left a female pedestrian dead not far from the Eastex Freeway in north Harris County Monday …

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Columbus man accused of killing pedestrian, injuring another in hit-and-run crash

https://fox59.com/2017/03/26/two-pedestrians-struck-one-killed-in-columbus/COLUMBUS, Ind.
Columbus police made an arrest following a hit-and-run crash on Sunday evening that killed one person and critically injured another.

Columbus police officers responded to Taylor Road near Lakeside Drive around 7:15 p.m. in regards to …

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Pedestrian struck and killed in Center Point car accident

http://www.wbrc.com/story/34998551/pedestrian-struck-and-killed-in-center-point-car-accidentOne person hit by a car, involved in a wreck at Center Point Parkway, died Sunday morning.

Paul Johnson, one of the drivers involved, said he stopped to help a young woman that had just been involved in an accident moments ago.

As he started to pull …

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Pedestrian killed in crash near Mayport Village

http://jacksonville.com/news/public-safety/2017-03-26/pedestrian-killed-crash-near-mayport-villageA pedestrian was killed Saturday night in an accident near Mayport Village.

A man died from his injuries after being run over by a woman …

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Why Do Pedestrian Accidents Go Up Around The Holidays?

Pedestrians: Be careful out there!

It seems like every year about this time, pedestrian injuries and fatalities always seem to spike.

Drinking, driving, distractions, holiday cheer, music, friends, darkness, snow and ice, limited visibility and pedestrians on sidewalks or near roadways is always for a bad holiday combination, so please, everyone take extra care, slow down, pay attention to your surroundings and let’s all survive the season.

Man arrested after La Porte Co. accident that injured 8

http://www.wndu.com/content/news/LaPorte-Co-sheriffs-responding-to-injury-crash-on-US-35-406969685.htmlA man has been arrested following a three-vehicle accident that left eight people hospitalized, including a pedestrian who came over to help.

Shawn Bowerson, 31, was charged with two counts of operating while intoxicated.

Police say he registered a .12 on a brethalyzer …

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Pedestrian suffers life-threatening injuries in crash

http://www.newsday.com/long-island/suffolk/pedestrian-suffers-life-threatening-injuries-in-smithtown-accident-cops-say-1.12764895Detectives are investigating a crash Thursday night in Lake Grove that left a pedestrian with life-threatening injuries, Suffolk police said.

Benito Martinez, 44, was in a westbound lane of Route 347 when he was struck by a Chrysler minivan driven by …

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Woman arrested for DUI after pedestrian crash

http://www.rgj.com/story/news/crime/2016/12/16/woman-arrested-dui-after-pedestrian-crash/95511700/A woman was arrested for driving under the influence after a pedestrian vs. vehicle crash on E. Fourth Street Thursday night.

At around 10:51 p.m., Reno police responded to the Morris Hotel on a report of a pedestrian that was struck by a vehicle …

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Pedestrian dies in Yorkville accident

http://journaltimes.com/news/local/pedestrian-dies-in-yorkville-accident/article_60d9b9a4-a65e-5ba5-97cd-115d6323dd31.htmlYORKVILLE
A 53-year-old woman died Thursday after she was reportedly struck by a vehicle near her home, according to a release from the Racine County Sheriff’s Office.

At 5:49 p.m. Thursday, the Racine County Communications Center took multiple …

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Pedestrian killed in Warwick crash

http://turnto10.com/news/local/pedestrian-killed-in-warwick-crashNBC 10 News arrived at the scene on Jefferson Boulevard around 7:45 p.m. and saw a body lying in the road and covered with a sheet.

Police said the man was crossing the street when he was hit. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

“It is not a very …

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Pedestrian killed in Westland accident

http://www.hometownlife.com/story/news/local/westland/2016/12/16/pedestrian-killed-westland-accident/95477924/Police say they were called to an accident that took place at about 6:15 a.m. Thursday on Merriman at Michigan Avenue.

Police say the incident involved a motorist and a pedestrian.

Police say the pedestrian, a 58-year-old Westland man, was transported …

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Ware police investigate pedestrian accident that reportedly sent juvenile to UMass Medical Center in Worcester

http://www.masslive.com/news/index.ssf/2016/12/ware_police_investigate_pedest_1.htmlThe accident occurred in the area of Gould Road and West Street at about 3:30 p.m.

Cacela said the driver remained on scene after the accident. The incident remains under investigation and no charges have been filed.

Western Mass News is television …

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Police investigating pedestrian accident in Westland

http://www.wxyz.com/news/police-investigating-pedestrian-accident-in-westlandWESTLAND, Mich.
Westland police are investigating after a man in his 50s was struck and killed at Michigan Avenue and Merriman Road Thursday morning.

Police said the northbound lanes of Merriman Road remain closed for investigation.

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Fatal pedestrian accident overnight in Anchorage

http://www.ktuu.com/content/news/Fatal-pedestrian-accident-overnight-in-Anchorage-406536215.htmlAPD says police responded to a report of a vehicle collision with a pedestrian near Brayton Drive and E 74th Ave at 11:54 p.m. Tuesday.

An SUV was reported to be traveling north on Brayton Drive when the driver struck Smart just north of E 74th Avenue …

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Pedestrian Injured In Barlow Street Accident

http://www.traverseticker.com/story/pedestrian-injured-in-barlow-street-accidentA 51-year-old Traverse City woman was injured in a vehicle-pedestrian crash on Barlow Street Monday night.

The accident occurred just before 8pm near the U.S. Post Office branch on Barlow north of South Airport Road.

A southbound vehicle driven by a …

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Pedestrian killed in accident in Canton, driver stopped at the scene

http://www.wxyz.com/news/pedestrian-killed-in-accident-in-canton-driver-stopped-at-the-sceneCANTON, Michigan
Police are investigating a deadly pedestrian accident that happened Monday night near Lotz Road and Michigan Avenue in Canton.

Police say the driver of a car hit a woman trying to cross the street around 11:30 p.m. The driver …

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Pedestrian Accidents Killed or Injured Around the US

Troopers: Pedestrian killed in crash on NYS Thruway in Salina

http://www.syracuse.com/crime/index.ssf/2016/11/troopers_investigate_fatal_crash_on_nys_thruway_in_salina.htmlSALINA, N.Y. — A pedestrian was killed Tuesday morning after a crash on the New York State Thruway.

A tractor-trailer struck a pedestrian at 9:51 a.m. on the Interstate 90 west off-ramp in Salina, said the New York State Police.

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One injured in car-pedestrian accident

http://www.abc10up.com/2016/11/29/8321199/MARQUETTE — One person was taken to the hospital after a second car-pedestrian accident in the City of Marquette Monday night.

Marquette City Police say the incident happened around 9:30 p.m. on North Third Street.

A vehicle was headed northbound …

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Vehicle versus pedestrian accident in Southwest Bakersfield injures one

http://www.turnto23.com/news/local-news/vehicle-versus-pedestrian-accident-in-southwest-bakersfield-injures-oneBAKERSFIELD, Calif. – A vehicle versus pedestrian accident in Southwest Bakersfield left one with minor injuries Monday night.

The accident happened near Ming Ave. and South Real Road.

The driver did not see the pedestrian, who was crossing the road …

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16-Year-Old Pedestrian Dies in Hit-and-Run Accident

http://mauinow.com/2016/11/28/16-year-old-pedestrian-dies-in-hit-and-run-accident-in-kihei/A 16-year-old girl succumbed to injuries sustained in a hit-and-run crash on Sunday night on the Piʻilani Highway (31) in Kīhei, police said.

The incident was reported at 8:50 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016 on the Piʻilani Highway at the intersection of …

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Pedestrian dies in hit and run accident in St. Louis

http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/pedestrian-dies-in-hit-and-run-accident-in-st-louis/article_5a60e612-f279-5edd-be48-9a7dd7550782.htmlST. LOUIS • Police are searching for the driver that struck and killed a pedestrian at the intersection of Hall Street and Gimblin Road late Saturday.

According to police, a man was struck at 11:19 p.m by a vehicle that fled the scene. The man was …

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Pedestrian suffers head injury after being hit by SUV

Pedestrian suffers head injury after being hit by SUV
Police stated Wheel was using black clothing, and the accident occurred at an unlighted crossway. Sheave told authorities his head and left hip were …

Ballard County Woman Killed in Pedestrian Accident
WICKLIFFE, KY – A Ballard County lady is dead after a semi struck her head on. According to the Ballard County Sheriff’s Department a pedestrian …
Pedestrian struck, eliminated while strolling along highway
Cops are on the scene of an accident including a pedestrian who was struck and killed while walking along a street in Cobb County Tuesday …
South Cobb Drive closed after fatal pedestrian accident
All northbound lanes and most southbound lanes of South Cobb Drive were closed early Tuesday after a pedestrian was struck and killed at Walthall …
Lowell man charged in hit-and-run that hurt pedestrian
Lowell man charged in hit-and-run that hurt pedestrian … Alexandre Deoliveira is charged with leaving the scene of an accident triggering serious …

Police: Pedestrian, cyclist crashes down in Asheville

Police: Pedestrian, bicyclist crashes down in Asheville
The campaign followed the Asheville area’s uncertain difference of having the highest pedestrian accident rate amongst the largest 10 city locations in the …

Motorist charged in Worcester pedestrian fatality says he thought he struck a deer
WORCESTER – The motorist charged in a deadly hit-and-run accident early Saturday on West Boylston Street told private investigators he stopped because he …
Two killed in separate Layton accidents
LAYTON, Utah– Authorities have actually identified the teen killed in an auto-pedestrian accident that occurred Monday morning near Layton High School at 199 …
Cops ID high school student killed in auto-pedestrian accident
LAYTON– 2 Layton High School students were hit by a car Monday, resulting in the death of among the students, police said. The accident …
Motorist charged with tried murder in Lorna Road accident
HOOVER– A 59-year-old man is dealing with an attempted murder charge after presumably purposefully striking and hurting a pedestrian with his Chevrolet …

Pedestrian fatally struck in Batavia Saturday night

Pedestrian fatally struck in Batavia Saturday night
The accident took place at the crossway of Main and Bank streets at about 7 p.m. Batavia Cops say the motorist, an older man, told them he believed …

Monroe PD Working Car vs. Pedestrian Accident
Monroe Police say they are currently working a vehicle versus pedestrian accident on Desiard Street. The accident happened soon after 9pm Saturday …

Pedestrian dead in accident off Tampa’s Fletcher Avenue

Pedestrian dead in accident off Tampa’s Fletcher Opportunity
TAMPA– A pedestrian passed away in a fatal traffic accident early Thursday morning near Fletcher Opportunity and N 29th Street, according to the Hillsborough …

Fatal pedestrian accident on Fletcher Opportunity
Around 5:32 a.m.m on January 7, Jodie Carroll was basing on the concrete average of Fletcher Opportunity, just west of Bruce B. Downs Blvd.See all stories on this subject Lexington police looks for witnesses to fatal Wednesday pedestrian accident Lexington authorities are looking for the general public’s assistance in the examination of the fatal accident Wednesday that resulted in the death of pedestrian Ellie Jerome

Fatal accident involving pedestrian at Dixie Hwy. and Ashby Ln.

Fatal accident including pedestrian at Dixie Hwy. and Ashby Ln.
(WHAS11)– There is a file of a fatal pedestrian hit at the intersection of Dixie … Fatal accident involving pedestrian at Dixie Hwy. and Ashby Ln.
Pedestrian killed in crash at Jefferson and I-25
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.– A pedestrian was eliminated in an automobile crash early this morning at Jefferson and I-25, according to Albuquerque police. Cops state a …
Pedestrian eliminated in accident at Jefferson and I-25
Authorities have actually not launched any info about the events preceeding the accident. The pedestrian and driver are also not being determined at …
Teams On Scene Of Auto-Pedestrian Accident In SE OKC
OKLAHOMA CITY -. Emergency situation crews are responding to the scene of an auto-pedestrian accident in southeast Oklahoma City, Wednesday morning.

Woman Dies in Brooklyn Auto-Pedestrian Crash

Female Dies in Brooklyn Auto-Pedestrian Crash
30-year-old Victoria Nicodemus died in December in an auto-pedestrian accident, according to authorities. The New York Times reported that …

PA guy killed in auto-pedestrian accident
PAPD’s Advanced Accident Examination Team was phoned call to the scene. Neither alcohol nor speed is thought to be a factor in the accident.See all stories on this subject Hearing postponed in Erie shooting as probe continues into deadly pedestrian crash 1 was postponed today as the Pennsylvania State Authorities continue their examination into a deadly hit-and-run pedestrian accident in Greene … See all stories on this topic 30-year-old male passes away in auto-pedestrian accident On Tuesday, January 5, 2016, at around 10:17 p.m., officers of the Port Arthur Police Department were dispatched to the 7900 block ofPedestrian eliminated in accident at I-25, Jefferson Someone was eliminated in a deadly crash around midnight at Interstate 25 and Jefferson Street. Cops stated an automobile struck and killed a person.See all stories on this subject