New Port Richey, FL (January 13, 2020) – On the morning of January 11th, a fatal pedestrian crash took place at the intersection of Little Road and Heritage Lakes Boulevard in New Port Richey.
The accident took place around 1:00 a.m. in Pasco County. Police confirmed that a 26-year-old man from New Port Richey was attempting to cross the intersection when a vehicle slammed into him.
The vehicle allegedly fled the scene after the collision. Police believe that the vehicle that struck him was a gray Toyota.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
Pedestrians are the most vulnerable parties on our roads and are prone to the worst harm. These accidents are incredibly severe and lead to catastrophic damages. Hundreds of lives are lost in pedestrian accidents every single day. If you have lost a loved one due to the negligence of another party, you should speak with a wrongful death attorney in Florida immediately.
Our attorneys at Catania & Catania understand how challenging and overwhelming the aftermath of a collision can be. Family members might sustain a wide array of damages following an accident including lost wages, medical bills, funeral costs, and more. If you have lost someone close to you in a collision, please contact our accident attorneys in Florida at (813) 544-7096.
Note: This post was created with the help of secondary sources operating independently from Catania and Catania. Accordingly, the information used from these sources has not been independently confirmed by our staff. If anything included in these posts is incorrect, please inform us and we will correct the inaccurate information or remove the post completely.
Disclaimer: Our intent with these posts is to honor the victims of these accidents and inform the public about how to avoid these accidents and what to do in the event of one. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scenes.
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