A pedestrian in a crosswalk was struck and killed by a motorist on Wednesday August 15, 2018 on Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, FL. The crash occurred some time around 5:30 in the morning on the 4800 block of Hollywood Boulevard, a place known for heavy foot traffic where motorists must be especially aware of pedestrians, especially in the dark or very early morning hours when light is scarce.
Dewayne Johnson sought around $400 million in punitive damages and $39 million in compensatory damages from Monsanto, the victim's attorney Timothy Litzenburg told news sources after his client was awarded $289,000,000 in damages in what was one of many financially successful outcomes victims have seen after bringing lawsuits against agricultural giant Monsanto.
Emergency crews were on the scene of a trucking-related accident in Southwest Miami-Dade county Wednesday, August 8, 2018. Emergency services responded to a truck said to be involved in a rollover crash that caused the commercial vehicle to become engulfed in flames. Local news stations reported the crash occurred in the northbound lane of Florida's Turnpike at Southwest 211th Street in Cutler Bay.