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Joseph H. Saunders

Ask Gary Bill Passes First Committee Vote

Rep. Rick Kriseman, an attorney at Saunders & Walker PA, has filed legislation that would require medical and legal referral agencies to publicly disclose that these agencies (like Ask Gary)…

Shannon Weidemann

Two Die in Inverness Motorcycle Accident

Two people died from their injuries after being involved in a motorcycle accident in Inverness on Sunday night. A 19-year-old Marine on leave from Iraq was taking his 16-year-old friend for a…

Shannon Weidemann

Motorcycle Driver Killed in Tampa Accident

A 54-year-old man driving his motorcycle in Tampa was killed when he was hit by a car. The motorcycle accident happened last night.
The victim

of North Edison Street was westbound on West…

Shannon Weidemann

Tampa Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident

A motorcycle accident killed a man in Tampa early Saturday morning. The 44-year-old victim was a resident of Tampa. The victim was traveling west on Hillsborough Ave. on his 2005 Yamaha at approximately 1:35 a.m. when he came up on the Veteran’s Expressway intersection. Dean was about to turn left when a 1995 Ford Escort station wagon ran a red light and hit the motorcycle.He was not wearing a…

Shannon Weidemann

Man Injured in St. Petersburg Motorcycle Accident

A motorcycle accident in St. Petersburg on Thursday injured a 41-year-old man. The bike flipped over while he was driving it from a parking lot into the connecting street. The accident happened on 46th Avenue North around 5:15 p.m. The victim of St. Petersburg was thrown from the 2002 Harley-Davidson Softail, the Highway Patrol said. He was taken to Bayfront Medical Center with serious…

Joseph H. Saunders

Brandon Motorcyclist Killed by Drunk Driver

The holiday season is once again upon us as is the rise in drunk driving accidents and fatalities around the Bay area. This morning we’re unfortunately hearing about a yound motorcyclist from Brandon who lost his life as a result of an auto accident with a drunk driver. Motorcyclists are more vulnerable to serious injury in a car accident especially when that accident involves an impaired…

Shannon Weidemann

Ridgewood High School Senior Dies in Motorcycle Accident

A 17-year-old Senior at Ridgewood High School died in a motorcycle accident on Thursday night. He was driving the motorcycle and a 16-year-old girl was a passenger on the bike at the time of the accident. The motorcycle accident took place in Port Richey. The motorcycle was driving on U.S. 19 going north. The driver of the car was westbound on Commons Boulevard in a 1993 Honda when she…

Courtney Mills

Motorcycle Accident Ends in Tragic Death

Joseph K. Wright, a young man with extended family from Tampa, passed away last week during a motorcycle accident on the way to Key West. He was 36 years old.Joe Wright and his father Ed had left work last Friday to ride down to the Keys, and Joe had placed a sweatshirt on the seat of his cycle to cushion the ride. Somewhere along the trip, the sweatshirt became tangled up in the rear spokes…

Courtney Mills

Another Motorcyclist Killed on I-275 in Fatal Crash

A 29-year old motorcyclist speeding across the Howard Frankland Bridge in Tampa, Florida, lost control of his bike at nearly 100 mph and slammed into the concrete barrier along the side of the interstate, catapulting him into Tampa Bay.According to Florida Highway Patrol, Scottie Ewing was travelling in the outside lane of I-275 on the Howard Frankland Bridge before midnight when he lost control…

Shannon Weidemann

Tampa Motorcycle Accident Kills Man

A man was riding his motorcycle near the intersection of Leila Street and Westshore Boulevard when he hit a car and was killed. The motorcycle accident happened on Sunday in Tampa. Tampa police say the motorcyclist rear-ended a car, and was thrown off his bike. They say he landed after hitting a pole. The motorcycle driver was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident. Helmets are not…