| Oct 20, 2014
| 10:12 AM
The 8-year-old girl hit by a pickup while crossing the street in Altamonte Springs earlier this month has died, and police are investigating whether a broken streetlight contributed to her death.
Kaila Strucke was in a medically-induced coma at Arnold...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Sumter Electric is conducting its own investigation of a fatal crash between one of its bucket trucks and a car, the cooperative said Sunday. A 5-year-old boy died.
A truck driven by David "Dave" Raber, 59, a longtime SECO employee, rear-ended a Kia Soul...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 5:15 PM
The 8-year-old Altamonte Springs girl hit by a truck while crossing the street Wednesday remained in critical condition Friday evening, her father said.
Kaila Strucke was still in a medically induced coma at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children, Jeremy...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 3:19 AM
An 8-year-old girl is in critical condition after she stepped out in front of a pickup truck in Altamonte Springs on Wednesday, police said.
The Bear Lake Elementary School student is Kaila Strucke, according to WESH-2 News.
Police said the girl and...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 8:46 AM
Five things for today in Orlando and Central Florida: FHP trooper's U-turn causes terrible accident; development restarts near Lake Apopka; congratulations for doing the right thing; and more.
1. An 8-year-old girl was truck by a truck Wednesday night...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 1:58 PM
Jeremy Strucke hasn't slept since the crash happened.
Because every time he closes his eyes, his mind replays the moment he saw a blue Ford pickup smash into his 8-year-old daughter as she walked across the street Wednesday night in Altamonte Springs....
| Oct 6, 2014
| 3:04 PM
A 24-year-old baby sitter has been charged with murder after the death of a 4-month-old who had been suffering from traumatic brain injuries, Palm Bay police said Monday.
Joseph Kyle Lamay faces one count of first-degree murder in the death of his...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 12:52 PM
An 8-year-old girl running across the street was hit by a car Thursday morning, Lakeland police said.
The girl was trying to catch up with other children who ran across Cleveland Heights Boulevard ahead of her, said police spokesman Sgt. Gary Gross....
| Aug 7, 2014
| 9:00 PM
9-year-old James Barney, Jr. talks to reporters during a press conference at Arnold Palmer Hospital in Orlando, Friday, August 8, 2014, where he talked about his survival of a dramatic alligator attack while swimming in a lake in Kissimmee, Fla., on Thurs
| Aug 8, 2014
| 7:44 AM
A trapper is on the scene this morning of an alligator attack that injured a 9-year-old boy at a St. Cloud lake.
Greg Workman of the state Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission said the trapper is "going to try and eliminate that threat and any...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 7:32 AM
A 25-year-old man is facing charges after a child was shot in the leg in Cocoa on Thursday.
Dontarius Terelle Jones of Cocoa was charged after the 12-year-old was shot, according to the Brevard County Sheriff's Office.
Jones was charged with...