Category Archives: Pedestrian Accidents
What the hell? Are drivers AIMING at these people?
Arizona ranks 3rd highest in the nation for 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.
A total of 97 …
— Neil Arason (@neilarason) April 17, 2017
53-year-old pedestrian dies after being run over by biker
A 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.
According to the Marine Drive police, the incident took place …
— rw4ever01 (@RAWsaCARE) April 17, 2017
Pedestrian deaths increase nationwide
Pedestrians 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.
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 …
Pedestrian in wheelchair killed in Las Vegas intersection
One of two pedestrians killed last Saturday night in the same intersection has been identified by the Clark County coroner.
Pedestrian struck, killed while crossing road in Plymouth
A pedestrian was struck and killed late Saturday morning as he sought to cross a road in Plymouth.
Look out crossing the street. Pedestrian deaths spiked to highest rate in 40 years
Pedestrian 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 …
Scottsburg driver in crash that killed pedestrian arrested
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 …
— CBS 4 News (@kgbt) March 20, 2017
Pedestrian and car collide in crash on busy Plymouth road
A 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 …
Pedestrian hit by car downtown critically injured, driver ID’d as El Paso County GOP chairman
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.
Update: Victim identified in fatal pedestrian accident
Authorities have identified the victim as 53-year-old Harvey McCallister.
The SCMPD Traffic Investigations Unit continues to investigate the accident.
— Vernon Morning Star (@VernonNews) March 28, 2017
Police: Pedestrian killed crossing road in Titusville
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 …
Police investigate reported pedestrian vehicle accident in Sandy
Emergency responders were called to the scene of a reported pedestrian-vehicle accident at 3:02 p.m. Monday in Sandy Township.
— KristenABC2 (@KristenABC2) March 28, 2017
Fatal pedestrian accident in Eldersburg
A 50-year-old Eldersburg man died Monday evening after being struck by a car on Route 26 (Liberty Road).
Portion of West Hillsborough Ave. closed after vehicle vs. pedestrian
Officers are investigating a traffic fatality on West Hillsborough Avenue Monday night.
Eagle Mountain woman’s 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 …
Woman killed in hit-and-run accident
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 …
Columbus man accused of killing pedestrian, injuring another in hit-and-run crash
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 …
Pedestrian struck and killed in Center Point car accident
One 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 …
Pedestrian killed in crash near Mayport Village
A pedestrian was killed Saturday night in an accident near Mayport Village.
A man died from his injuries after being run over by a woman …
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
A 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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Just passed by horrible accident on Putney Bridge in which am told pedestrian died. Shocking & tragic, please stay safe this xmas friends 😞
— Anna Corderoy (@AnnaCorderoy) December 16, 2016
Pedestrian suffers life-threatening injuries in crash
Detectives 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 …
— Matthew A. Dolman (@dolmanlaw) December 16, 2016
Pedestrian accident on eg and warden, pass through Lawrence if you're driving pic.twitter.com/hmN5A8rEMe
— jay. (@AJBGuillermo_) December 16, 2016
Woman arrested for DUI after pedestrian crash
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 …
What do you think is the biggest reason for the pedestrian accident rate soaring?
— Lerners Injury (@LernersPPIG) December 16, 2016
Pedestrian dies in Yorkville accident
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 …
Pedestrian killed in Warwick crash
NBC 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 …
Pedestrian killed in Westland accident
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 …
Ware police investigate pedestrian accident that reportedly sent juvenile to UMass Medical Center in Worcester
The 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 …
Police investigating pedestrian accident in Westland
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.
Fatal pedestrian accident overnight in Anchorage
APD 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 …
Pedestrian Injured In Barlow Street Accident
A 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 …
Pedestrian killed in accident in Canton, driver stopped at the scene
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 …
Troopers: Pedestrian killed in crash on NYS Thruway in Salina
SALINA, 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.
The accident happened …
— NEWS10 ABC (@WTEN) November 30, 2016
One injured in car-pedestrian accident
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 …
— New Straits Times (@NST_Online) November 30, 2016
Scanner Report: Pedestrian Struck / Vehicle accident, West Fourth St., Williams St., Wmspt.
— NorthcentralPA.com (@northcentralpa) November 30, 2016
Vehicle versus pedestrian accident in Southwest Bakersfield injures one
BAKERSFIELD, 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 …
Memorial to Lexington lawyer killed in bicycle accident was stolen https://t.co/wNU9k8EaPx
— heraldleader (@heraldleader) November 30, 2016
— myBurbank News (@myBurbankNEWS) November 30, 2016
16-Year-Old Pedestrian Dies in Hit-and-Run Accident
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 …
Pedestrian dies in hit and run accident in St. Louis
ST. 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 …