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Orlando Sentinel
Crash kills bicyclist in east Orange Countyare on their way to the scene of the incident involving a vehicle and a bicycli
Crash kills bicyclist in east Orange County
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
are on their way to the scene of the incident involving a vehicle and a bicyclist, according to FHP spokeswoman Kim Montes. Montes said the crash happened at about 9:15 p.m. on Belvedere Road and Sixth Street, near Bithlo. The... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Man hospitalized after hit by vehicle in parking lot of Family Dollarin the 5100 block of Colonial Drive around 7:30 p.m., officials said. He was t
Man hospitalized after hit by vehicle in parking lot of Family Dollar
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
in the 5100 block of Colonial Drive around 7:30 p.m., officials said. He was taken to Florida Hospital South, FHP Sgt. Kim Montes said. His condition and name was not immediately released. The Family Dollar store is in a plaza with an Auto... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
New tech helps map fatal crash scenesof 20 percent of all crashes. "First off, people get stupid" while in traffic
New tech helps map fatal crash scenes
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
of 20 percent of all crashes. "First off, people get stupid" while in traffic that's because of a car crash, said FHP Sgt. Kim Montes. "They drive down the wrong way. They cut the median. They take risks that they normally wouldn't. ... The longer... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Grandma flees fiery crash with tot, cops sayutility pole. The car became fully engulfed in flames. Rivera, the boy and Riv
Grandma flees fiery crash with tot, cops say
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
utility pole. The car became fully engulfed in flames. Rivera, the boy and Rivera's daughter left the scene, said FHP Sgt. Kim Montes. Troopers were able to track the owner of the car to a home in Altamonte Springs and located the three... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Troopers investigate fatality in Orange County crash300 moved into the southbound lane, over the sidewalk and into a concrete pilla
Troopers investigate fatality in Orange County crash
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
300 moved into the southbound lane, over the sidewalk and into a concrete pillar and fence, according to spokeswoman Sgt. Kim Montes. The man was pronounced dead at Orlando Regional Medical Center. The Orlando woman was also taken to that... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Man dies after veering off interstate, crashing into pillar8:20 a.m. when for unknown reasons he drove his 2003 Chevrolet Corvette off the
Man dies after veering off interstate, crashing into pillar
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
8:20 a.m. when for unknown reasons he drove his 2003 Chevrolet Corvette off the road and crashed into a pillar, FHP Sgt. Kim Montes said. Montes said Hill, of Melbourne, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. Troopers are investigating... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Reward increases for hit-run crashin the investigation, so we do not at this time have the identity of the driver
Reward increases for hit-run crash
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
in the investigation, so we do not at this time have the identity of the driver and we continue to work these tips,” Kim Montes, with the Florida Highway Patrol said. Tipsters can remain anonymous and call Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS. No tip... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
FHP ups reward for double hit-runUniversal Boulevard, was run over three times before someone stopped to help.
FHP ups reward for double hit-run
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Universal Boulevard, was run over three times before someone stopped to help. FHP initially offered $1,000 for tips, Sgt. Kim Montes said. The crash occurred about 11:35 p.m. at the intersection of Universal Boulevard and Destination Parkway,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Bicyclist injured in accident with Winter Park police vehiclestopped in the parking lot of the Aloma Bowl bowling alley near Aloma Avenue an
Bicyclist injured in accident with Winter Park police vehicle
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
stopped in the parking lot of the Aloma Bowl bowling alley near Aloma Avenue and Balfour Drive around 3:30 p.m., FHP Sgt. Kim Montes said. The 44-year-old officer was preparing to pull out of the parking lot and make a right onto Aloma Avenue,... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Drunken driver runs roadblock, hits helicopter in crash, police saywhen he goes before a judge to explain why he had been drinking to begin with a
Drunken driver runs roadblock, hits helicopter in crash, police say
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
when he goes before a judge to explain why he had been drinking to begin with and (why) the level was so high," FHP Sgt. Kim Montes said. When additional troopers arrived, they found a man close to tears, pacing back and forth near the crash... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Drunken driver runs roadblock, hits helicopter in crash,...when he goes before a judge to explain why he had been drinking to begin with a
Drunken driver runs roadblock, hits helicopter in crash,...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 days ago
when he goes before a judge to explain why he had been drinking to begin with and (why) the level was so high," FHP Sgt. Kim Montes said. When additional troopers arrived, they found a man close to tears, pacing back and forth near the crash... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Drunken driver runs roadblock, hits helicopter in crash,...when he goes before a judge to explain why he had been drinking to begin with a
Drunken driver runs roadblock, hits helicopter in crash,...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 7 days ago
when he goes before a judge to explain why he had been drinking to begin with and (why) the level was so high," FHP Sgt. Kim Montes said. When additional troopers arrived, they found a man close to tears, pacing back and forth near the crash... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Drunken driver runs roadblock, hits helicopter in crash,...when he goes before a judge to explain why he had been drinking to begin with a
Drunken driver runs roadblock, hits helicopter in crash,...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 7 days ago
when he goes before a judge to explain why he had been drinking to begin with and (why) the level was so high," FHP Sgt. Kim Montes said. When additional troopers arrived, they found a man close to tears, pacing back and forth near the crash... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Drunken driver runs roadblock, hits helicopter in crash,...when he goes before a judge to explain why he had been drinking to begin with a
Drunken driver runs roadblock, hits helicopter in crash,...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
when he goes before a judge to explain why he had been drinking to begin with and (why) the level was so high," FHP Sgt. Kim Montes said. When additional troopers arrived, they found a man close to tears, pacing back and forth near the crash... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
1 killed in East Colonial crash involving semilanes of Colonial are closed because of the incident at Sherman Street, which o
1 killed in East Colonial crash involving semi
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
lanes of Colonial are closed because of the incident at Sherman Street, which occurred at 10:10 p.m. FHP spokeswoman Sgt. Kim Montes said the incident involved one vehicle and a semi. Troopers are en route to the scene, Montes said, and more... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Pedestrian hit, killed by motorist in Seminole County, troopers saynight, the Florida Highway Patrol said. The accident happened at County Road 4
Pedestrian hit, killed by motorist in Seminole County, troopers say
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
night, the Florida Highway Patrol said. The accident happened at County Road 419 and 8th Street at about 9 p.m., FHP Sgt. Kim Montes said. The pedestrian, who wasn't immediately identified by authorities, was pronounced dead at the scene of the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando woman hit, killed by motorist during fair in Melbourneof the Space Coast Stadium in Melbourne around 10:30 p.m. when Dorothy Bowman h
Orlando woman hit, killed by motorist during fair in Melbourne
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
of the Space Coast Stadium in Melbourne around 10:30 p.m. when Dorothy Bowman hit her with a 2007 Jeep Wrangler, FHP Sgt. Kim Montes. Bowman, 33, told investigators she didn't see Martin before the accident. Troopers say Bowman had two children,... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Elderly woman dies in crash near Apopkashortly after 3:15 p.m. at West Kelly Park Road and Eastway Drive near the Brig
Elderly woman dies in crash near Apopka
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
shortly after 3:15 p.m. at West Kelly Park Road and Eastway Drive near the Brightwood Manor mobile home park, FHP Sgt. Kim Montes said. An elderly woman, who wasn’t publicly identified, was brought to Florida Hospital Apopka, where she died,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Troopers: Kissimmee woman dead after car crashtrailer, troopers say. Velin's car overturned in the shoulder of the road, and
Troopers: Kissimmee woman dead after car crash
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
trailer, troopers say. Velin's car overturned in the shoulder of the road, and she was ejected, said spokeswoman Sgt. Kim Montes. She was pronounced dead at Central Florida Regional Hospital. The 57-year-old man who drove the truck, Kenneth... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orange County fatal accidents more than double compared to last yeartroopers have investigated 52 fatal crashes in 2016 -- more than double than th
Orange County fatal accidents more than double compared to last year
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
troopers have investigated 52 fatal crashes in 2016 -- more than double than the 23 at this time last year, said Sgt. Kim Montes. FHP didn't hit its 52nd fatal crash in Orange County until September, Montes said. Other Central Florida... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Motorcyclist killed in crash blocking Dean Roadnear Blanchard Trail. The crash happened before 8 a.m. and involved a motorcyc
Motorcyclist killed in crash blocking Dean Road
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
near Blanchard Trail. The crash happened before 8 a.m. and involved a motorcycle and vehicle, Florida Highway Patrol Sgt. Kim Montes said. The motorcyclist has died at the scene, she said. Troopers have shut down the northbound lanes of Dean... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
One dead in Volusia County crash on I-95dead after a two-vehicle accident on Interstate 95 near milemarker 251 Thursday
One dead in Volusia County crash on I-95
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
dead after a two-vehicle accident on Interstate 95 near milemarker 251 Thursday night, Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman Kim Montes said. Traffic is blocked in the area, according to FHP crash logs. This is a breaking news story. Check back... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Troopers seeking Prius in fatal hit-run on Universal Boulevardhis body and stopped to render aid. Troopers said the Prius may have been the
Troopers seeking Prius in fatal hit-run on Universal Boulevard
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
his body and stopped to render aid. Troopers said the Prius may have been the first car to hit Wiggins, according to Sgt. Kim Montes. The car may have front or left front damage. The crash happened at the intersection of Universal Boulevard and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Fugitive in DUI manslaughter case returned to Orange County after 12 yearslast week after someone tipped off investigators that Price was living overseas
Fugitive in DUI manslaughter case returned to Orange County after 12 years
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
last week after someone tipped off investigators that Price was living overseas, Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman Kim Montes said. U.S. Marshals have had Price in Atlanta, Ga., since his capture. Authorities returned him to Orange County... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Troopers investigate fatal hit-run at State Road 50 and State Road 520a scooter in the area of State Road 50 and State Road 520 about 8:30 p.m. Tuesd
Troopers investigate fatal hit-run at State Road 50 and State Road 520
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
a scooter in the area of State Road 50 and State Road 520 about 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman Kim Montes said. After the collision, the vehicle drove away eastbound on State Road 50, Montes said. The man was taken to... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Man run over by three cars was 'truly special spirit,' wife saysis looking for two white vehicles that fled the scene. The first is a "newer wh
Man run over by three cars was 'truly special spirit,' wife says
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
is looking for two white vehicles that fled the scene. The first is a "newer white passenger vehicle," said Sgt. Kim Montes. It was the initial car that struck Wiggins as it made a wide turn onto Universal Boulevard, heading north. The... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Distracted Driving Claiming Lives45,000 crashes caused by distracted drivers last year in Florida. 214 people di
Distracted Driving Claiming Lives
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 16 days ago
45,000 crashes caused by distracted drivers last year in Florida. 214 people died. Of the dead, 198 were drivers. Sgt. Kim Montes, FHP Spokesperson, says one death is one too many. “That’s a preventable crash. If someone is distracted and they... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Husband, wife killed in Volusia County crash43, were both passengers in a Toyota struck by a driver who apparently lost con
Husband, wife killed in Volusia County crash
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
43, were both passengers in a Toyota struck by a driver who apparently lost control of his car, Florida Highway Patrol Sgt. Kim Montes said. Samuel James, 20, of Orange City, was driving a 2002 Hyundai Sonata east on International Speedway... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Distracted driving deadly in Floridadistracted and they cause a crash, that’s something preventable, almost like DU
Distracted driving deadly in Florida
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 16 days ago
distracted and they cause a crash, that’s something preventable, almost like DUI,” Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman Sgt. Kim Montes said. Since Florida’s ban on texting while driving went into effect a year and a half ago, police have issued... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Uber driver ran red light in fatal December crash with deputy, FHP saysmonths after the deadly collision. Driver Robert Williams, 71, has a court date
Uber driver ran red light in fatal December crash with deputy, FHP says
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
months after the deadly collision. Driver Robert Williams, 71, has a court date in Seminole County set for June 3, Sgt. Kim Montes said in a news release. Allicock was killed when his ride and a Seminole County Sheriff's Office cruiser... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Troopers: Orlando man dies after being struck by three carsBoulevard and did not see Wiggins, according to troopers. The taxi he drove als
Troopers: Orlando man dies after being struck by three cars
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
Boulevard and did not see Wiggins, according to troopers. The taxi he drove also ran over Wiggins said spokeswoman Sgt. Kim Montes. Tipsters who know who could have been behind the wheel of the first two cars are asked to call troopers at... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Fatal motorcycle crash blocks NB I-95 in TitusvilleHighway Patrol said. The crash happened shortly after 9:15 a.m. in the northbo
Fatal motorcycle crash blocks NB I-95 in Titusville
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 18 days ago
Highway Patrol said. The crash happened shortly after 9:15 a.m. in the northbound lanes of the interstate near the Garden Street exit, said FHP Sgt. Kim Montes. All northbound lanes remain closed. Check back for updates to this developing... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Troopers: Orlando man dies after struck by three carsBoulevard and did not see Wiggins, according to troopers. The taxi he drove als
Troopers: Orlando man dies after struck by three cars
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
Boulevard and did not see Wiggins, according to troopers. The taxi he drove also ran over Wiggins said spokeswoman Sgt. Kim Montes. Tipsters who know who could have been behind the wheel of the first two cars are asked to call troopers at... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Patrol car involved in head-on crash on Orange Avenuecar and another vehicle collided head-on on Orange Avenue near Prescott Drive F
Patrol car involved in head-on crash on Orange Avenue
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
car and another vehicle collided head-on on Orange Avenue near Prescott Drive Friday afternoon, Florida Highway Patrol Sgt. Kim Montes said. An Edgewood police officer and the driver and passenger of another car were taken to an area hospital with... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
2 dead, 2 hurt in head-on crash on ISBon eastbound on ISB crossed over and struck a vehicle traveling westbound on IS
2 dead, 2 hurt in head-on crash on ISB
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
on eastbound on ISB crossed over and struck a vehicle traveling westbound on ISB. "A third vehicle struck debris after the initial crash,'' FHP Sgt. Kim Montes said in a media alert. This is a breaking news story. Check back later for... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orange tops state in distracted-driving crashesthink anybody who travels our roadways, you've seen it at some time or another
Orange tops state in distracted-driving crashes
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
think anybody who travels our roadways, you've seen it at some time or another — people on their phones," FHP Sgt. Kim Montes said. "If you have both hands on the wheel, you're focused on your driving, you can actually avoid a crash." This... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Two killed in semi-truck collision near St. Cloud192, troopers said. Johnson was attempting to turn left and traveled "into the
Two killed in semi-truck collision near St. Cloud
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
192, troopers said. Johnson was attempting to turn left and traveled "into the direct path" of the semi-truck, FHP Sgt. Kim Montes said. The semi-truck collided with the driver side of Johnson's 1996 Chevrolet pickup. Johnson and a 29-year-old... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Two lanes closed on Interstate 4 near Altamonte Springs after minor injury accidentwork to clear the scene of a rollover accident in Altamonte Springs Wednesday n
Two lanes closed on Interstate 4 near Altamonte Springs after minor injury accident
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
work to clear the scene of a rollover accident in Altamonte Springs Wednesday night, Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman Kim Montes said. Troopers responded to a call of an injury accident in the area at 9:20 p.m. Wednesday after a vehicle... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
After 12 years, fugitive in DUI manslaughter arrested in Dominican RepublicWednesday evening after someone tipped off investigators that Price was living
After 12 years, fugitive in DUI manslaughter arrested in Dominican Republic
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
Wednesday evening after someone tipped off investigators that Price was living overseas, Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman Kim Montes said. Price was initially arrested during the early morning hours of Aug. 1, 2003 after crashing his car into... Read more
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Officer.com
Florida Trooper Arrests Man With Meth Lab in Carin Volusia County Tuesday after troopers found a methamphetamine lab inside his
Florida Trooper Arrests Man With Meth Lab in Car
Officer.com / Posted 22 days ago
in Volusia County Tuesday after troopers found a methamphetamine lab inside his vehicle, Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman Kim Montes said. Jesse Wayne Spencer is in the Volusia County Jail after a trooper pulled him over around 11:45 a.m. Tuesday... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Work Zone Awareness Week underwayvulnerable position. "We want people to realize is that the construction worke
Work Zone Awareness Week underway
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 23 days ago
vulnerable position. "We want people to realize is that the construction workers, this is their office out there," said Kim Montes, Public Affairs officer for FHP. "They work out there everyday. They put their lives out there. They have children... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Troopers, deputies issue 1,000 tickets on I-4 in aggressive driving crackdownwhat happens when it opens up is they're either trying to make up time or their
Troopers, deputies issue 1,000 tickets on I-4 in aggressive driving crackdown
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 24 days ago
what happens when it opens up is they're either trying to make up time or their aggressive tendencies come out,” said Sgt. Kim Montes, Florida Highway Patrol. Deputies said they plan to increase patrols in unmarked cars. Transportation officials... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Christmas woman dies in crash that hurled debris into Bithlo homeAvenue when she drove through the intersection and crashed into a street sign,
Christmas woman dies in crash that hurled debris into Bithlo home
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 26 days ago
Avenue when she drove through the intersection and crashed into a street sign, a fence post and a guardrail, said FHP Sgt. Kim Montes. Debris from the crash went airborne and crashed through the bedroom of a home at the intersection, Montes... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
John 'Jack' LeVien: Celebration resident loved New York, classic moviesafter a truck driver hit him as he tried to cross International Drive near U.S.
John 'Jack' LeVien: Celebration resident loved New York, classic movies
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
after a truck driver hit him as he tried to cross International Drive near U.S. Highway 192 in a motorized wheelchair, Sgt. Kim Montes of the Florida Highway Patrol said. He was 82. LeVien was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., to Leonie and Louis LeVien Sr.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Woman dead in Bithlo car crash, debris injures man in nearby homewoke up with broken glass in his bed after a car crash early Saturday in Bithlo
Woman dead in Bithlo car crash, debris injures man in nearby home
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
woke up with broken glass in his bed after a car crash early Saturday in Bithlo, Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman Sgt. Kim Montes said. Jennifer Camp was driving north on 6th Street about 2:40 a.m. when she drove through an intersection and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Quadruple fatal crash spurs intersection upgradesJeep, the Florida Highway Patrol said. An investigation is ongoing and charges
Quadruple fatal crash spurs intersection upgrades
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
Jeep, the Florida Highway Patrol said. An investigation is ongoing and charges are pending against Seidel, said FHP Sgt. Kim Montes. There were 33 crashes at the intersection between April 2011 and the end of 2015, including 14 crashes last year... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Family mourns after 4 die in fiery crash near DeLandsaw it rolling over, that's all I know, and then it burst into flames," a 911 c
Family mourns after 4 die in fiery crash near DeLand
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
saw it rolling over, that's all I know, and then it burst into flames," a 911 caller said. Florida Highway Patrol Sgt. Kim Montes said the four victims were pronounced dead at the scene. Montes said the official identification of the victims... Read more
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Daily Mail
Grandmother and three children killed in SUV crash in Floridasaid alcohol was not a factor in Tuesday's collision. The two vehicles crashed
Grandmother and three children killed in SUV crash in Florida
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
said alcohol was not a factor in Tuesday's collision. The two vehicles crashed, the Jeep overturned and caught fire. Sgt. Kim Montes with the Florida Highway Patrol told the Orlando Sentinel: 'This one is pretty bad. 'Our hearts go out to the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Woman, three children killed in DeLand crashHighway Patrol. The accident happened around 12:30 p.m. at State Road 44 and S
Woman, three children killed in DeLand crash
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
Highway Patrol. The accident happened around 12:30 p.m. at State Road 44 and S. Grand Avenue, FHP said. Three vehicles were involved in the crash, FHP Sgt. Kim Montes said. SR44 is shut down as troopers investigate. No other details were releas... Read more
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Naples Daily News
7 children injured when in school bus crash near Orlandoabout 50 students to Lake Gem Elementary School when it collided head on with a
7 children injured when in school bus crash near Orlando
Naples Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
about 50 students to Lake Gem Elementary School when it collided head on with a Nissan Altima Tuesday morning. Sgt. Kim Montes says the bus driver told troopers cars were parked on both sides of the road. As she drove in the center of the... Read more
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