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Traffic Delays in Miramar Following Car-Box Truck Collision on Northbound Florida Turnpike

Collision and Traffic Delays

In a recent incident that unfolded near Miramar Parkway, Broward County commuters faced substantial traffic delays following a collision between a car and a box truck on the northbound lanes of Florida’s Turnpike. The event transpired shortly after 10 a.m. on  Tuesday morning.

driveway-accident-300x276Another vehicle robbery took place on Monday night in Miami. According to footage taken by a Ring camera, two thieves were involved in stealing a truck from a Miami home. The local authorities are trying to find the culprits based on evidence from the footage. The incident occurred on Shipping Avenue, just off Southwest 27th Avenue in Miami, apparently by two hooded thieves, which approached the truck and drove off. The victim expressed uncertainty about how the thieves gained access to the vehicle so swiftly, considering that it is equipped with anti-theft technology. The vehicle owner stated that the truck is equipped with theft-proof features that make the doors difficult to unlock. Nevertheless, there remains little evidence of how the thieves managed to unlock doors and get away with the vehicle so easily.


Motor vehicle insurance typically does cover theft, but the extent of coverage can vary depending on the specific policy you have. Here are the common types of insurance coverage that can provide protection against theft and damages:

Pickup Truck Collides with North Lauderdale Mobile Home: Early Morning Crash Causes Extensive Damage

NORTH LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) – An alarming incident unfolded overnight as a pickup truck forcefully crashed into a mobile home in North Lauderdale, causing significant damage and startling the residents within.

Location and Timing of the Incident

Intersection Accidents – Miami Car Accident Lawyer Insight

IMG-20230316-WA0015-300x300Accidents at intersections are a prominent concern in road safety, frequently resulting in severe consequences for both drivers and pedestrians. These accidents are typically caused by a convergence of factors, including human errors, road design, and environmental conditions. Various types of accidents can occur at intersections, each with its own set of causes and potential injuries.

Common causes of intersection accidents include disregarding traffic signals or signs, distracted driving (such as texting or using a phone), speeding, aggressive driving, impaired driving (due to alcohol or drugs), and failing to yield the right-of-way. Additionally, poor visibility due to weather conditions or obstructed views can contribute to intersection collisions (see Causes of Car Accidents).

School Bus Accident Leads to Road Closures in SW Miami-Dade

school-bus-accidents-perazzo-law-200x300A collision occurred in the southwestern part of Miami-Dade, Florida, involving a school bus from the Miami-Dade County school district in the early hours of Tuesday. This incident led to disruptions in traffic flow and temporary closures of roads in the vicinity. The crash took place beneath the Turnpike overpass on Southwest 216th Street.

While specific details are currently limited, reports suggest that the collision involved a black suburban vehicle and a school bus. As a consequence, significant traffic delays are anticipated, prompting the police to close westbound traffic at Frontage Road. However, the eastbound lanes remain accessible for traffic, except for northbound access onto the turnpike.

Accident Forces Closure of US-441 Off-Ramp from I-595 in Davie, Florida

heavy-cargo-3-300x294DAVIE, FLA. – An accident on the off-ramp from Interstate 595 onto US-441 has resulted in the closure of the roadway. Responding to the incident, emergency teams were dispatched as a collision caused a vehicle fire on the road.

In the early hours of Friday around 6 a.m., fire rescue crews were present at the scene on the northbound off-ramp onto US-441. Their primary objective was to extinguish a vehicle that had caught fire. As a result of this incident, law enforcement personnel from the Florida Highway Patrol were deployed to secure and block off the affected road segment.

IMG_1195-275x300I-75 Crash in Weston – Seven Injured

Seven individuals sustained injuries following a collision on I-75, leading to road closures in Weston. The incident occurred on the southbound lanes of Alligator Alley, causing significant disruption. The crash involved a dump truck and another vehicle, resulting in a dire situation. Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue (BSFR) swiftly responded to the scene in the early hours of Monday morning to provide assistance to the victims.

BSFR reported that among those injured, three men were in critical condition and were promptly transported to Broward Health Medical Center. Additionally, three other individuals were taken as trauma patients with injuries that were not life-threatening. Notably, two of the victims were juveniles, and there was one person with minor injuries.

Dump Truck Accidents and Insurance Claims: A Look into the Incident in NW Miami-Dade

boom-forklift-1520901-300x225The truck accident lawyers at the Perazzo Law Firm understand that dump truck accidents can pose significant challenges to both public safety and insurance companies. One such incident occurred in Northwest Miami-Dade, where a dump truck collided with a light pole near Northwest 119th Street and 22nd Avenue, leading to traffic disruptions and damage to property. Fortunately, no injuries were reported in this particular incident. However, the aftermath of such accidents often involves complex insurance claims processes.

Miami dump truck accidents can be particularly hazardous due to the sheer size and weight of these vehicles. When a dump truck collides with an object, like a light pole, the impact can cause severe damage not only to the truck but also to surrounding structures and infrastructure. In this case, the light pole fell, blocking several lanes and causing traffic congestion, highlighting the potential for extensive property damage and public inconvenience.

Vehicle Collision in NW Miami-Dade Leaves One Hospitalized

downloadIn NW Miami-Dade, a vehicle collision resulted in one person being hospitalized. Fire Rescue teams promptly responded to the scene, where a small fire had broken out, and successfully extinguished it.

The injured individual was trapped in their vehicle, necessitating extrication by emergency responders. Following the rescue operation, the victim was rushed to Ryder Trauma at Jackson Memorial Hospital as a trauma patient, receiving urgent medical attention.


A driver from Cooper City had a fortunate escape after crashing their car into a canal. The incident occurred near the intersection of Flamingo and Griffin Road on Monday afternoon.

Despite the car ending up in the water, the driver was able to exit the vehicle without any injuries. Unfortunately, the car became completely submerged in the canal.

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