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Police reported that two individuals were flown by rescue crews to a hospital following a personal watercraft collision near Virginia Key, close to the Miami Marine Stadium. The incident occurred around 4:45 pm on a Sunday afternoon. Emergency services arrived at the scene and transported the victims to land before airlifting them to Ryder Trauma Center for medical attention. It is unclear the severity of their injuries. Detectives are working to determine the cause of the accident, while marine patrol units monitor the area. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is leading the investigation. The Miami Marine Stadium is a popular venue for water sports and events in Miami, Florida. Unfortunately, accidents involving personal watercraft, such as Jet Skis, have occurred in the area. In one recent incident, two people were involved in a collision while using personal watercraft near Virginia Key, and were subsequently airlifted to the hospital for treatment. The severity of their injuries is currently unknown. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is investigating the cause of the accident, while local law enforcement and emergency services responded to the scene to provide assistance. It is important for individuals using personal watercraft in the area to follow all safety guidelines and regulations to minimize the risk of accidents and injuries. News source 7 News Miami.

Our thoughts and best wishes go out to the victims of  this boating accident in Virginia Keys, Florida.


Un bote se incendió en la Bahía de Biscayne cerca del Canal de Coral Gables, pero los equipos de rescate de varias agencias lograron extinguir las llamas. El sábado por la tarde, los bomberos de Miami-Dade, la Ciudad de Miami y el Cuerpo de Bomberos de Coral Gables acudieron al lugar y usaron agua para apagar el feroz incendio. El MDFR también grabó un video del incidente. La tripulación evacuó con éxito a todos del bote y los transportó a un lugar seguro. Aún se investiga el motivo del incendio. Fuente de noticias 7 Noticias Miami.

Nuestros pensamientos y mejores deseos están con las víctimas de este accidente de navegación en Coral Gables, Florida.

El bufete de abogados Perazzo Law se dedica a servir a personas y familias que han sufrido lesiones debido a la negligencia de otros. Con una comprensión profunda del costo emocional que pueden tener los accidentes, nuestra firma se compromete a ayudar a los necesitados.

CORAL GABLES: A boat caught fire in Biscayne Bay near the Coral Gables Waterway, but rescue crews from various agencies managed to extinguish the flames. On Saturday afternoon, firefighters from Miami-Dade, City of Miami, and Coral Gables Fire Rescue responded to the scene and used water to put out the fierce fire. The MDFR also recorded a video of the incident. The crew successfully evacuated everyone from the boat and transported them to safety. The reason for the fire is still being investigated. News source 7 News Miami.

Our thoughts and best wishes go out to the victims of this boating accident in Coral Gables, Florida.

The Perazzo Law Firm is dedicated to serving individuals and families who have suffered injury due to the negligence of others. With a deep understanding of the emotional toll accidents can take, our firm is committed to helping those in need.

A 56-foot vessel caught fire at a marina located in Miami, specifically near Northeast 79th Street and Northeast Seventh Avenue. Fortunately, fire crews were able to quickly extinguish the blaze and there were no reported injuries. The cause of the fire is currently under investigation by authorities.

Fires on boats can be a serious and potentially life-threatening situation. There are many potential causes of boat fires, including electrical problems, fuel leaks, and mechanical malfunctions. It’s important for boat owners to take appropriate safety measures to reduce the risk of a fire breaking out on their vessel, such as ensuring that electrical systems are properly maintained and not overloaded, regularly inspecting fuel lines and tanks for leaks, and having appropriate fire extinguishers on board. If a fire does occur, it’s important to act quickly and follow proper safety procedures, such as sounding the alarm, turning off fuel sources and electrical systems, and attempting to extinguish the fire if it’s safe to do so.

Our thoughts and best wishes go out to the family of the deceased victim following this boating accident in Miami

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Boating collisions and negligence are the number one cause of boating accidents in Florida.

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Ultra Music Festival 19

Virginia Keys, Miami: Organizers of the Ultra Music Festival are scrambling to avoid a repeat of the pedestrian mayhem that developed over the Rickenbacker Causeway last night just after midnight. Despite having over two hundred buses revved and ready to take festival goers from Marine Stadium to the Miami mainland, organizers where not expecting an early exodus. With some 50,000 ticket holders expected to attend the music festival this weekend, transportation and safety area major concern for organizers and visitors alike. In an attempt to avoid early morning pedestrian and bus chaos, Ultra organizers aim to improve communication and sign posting to steer visitors in the right direction and towards the buses that will take them to one of three drop-off points. According to former police chief Ray Martinez, special bus lanes are supposed to drive festival goers over the William Powell Bridge, which connects Miami to the Virginia Keys. While Ultra apologized to fans of the Friday night logistics fiasco via Twitter, it is hoping to regain their confidence when it comes to their safety, which took a nose dive last night when fireworks caused a tree to catch on fire. Though the evening’s mild weather made for a tantalizing stroll over the bridge, it raised concern over the safety of weary festival goers and the potential risks that come with massive crowds. Furthermore, the large number of ticket holders when combined with the woes of getting over the bridge, helps fuel the hiring of illegal boat charters, which depart near American Airlines Arena and Miami Marine Stadium. For those attending the Ultra Electornic Music Festival, Perazzo Law recommends thinking twice about boarding shady boats and make sure you wear comfortable shoes.

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