Man Killed In Boynton Crash, Police Seek Witnesses
BOYNTON BEACH, FL — Officers responded to the area of South Federal Highway and Woolbright Road in reference to a three-vehicle crash.
An investigation has determined that there were two crashes, the first involved a gray Toyota Rav4 driven by an 18-year-old from Hypoluxo and a black Honda Ridgeline driven by a 51-year-old of Boynton Beach. The Toyota was pulling a pool maintenance trailer behind it. Both vehicles were traveling south on South Federal Highway when the Toyota struck the rear of the Honda causing minimal damage to the pool maintenance trailer.
According to witness accounts, the driver of the Honda made contact with the driver of the Toyota. The driver of the Honda was walking back to his truck when the Toyota began to travel south again. The front driver’s side of the Toyota made contact with the passenger side of a red Hyundai Sonata driven by a 21-year-old, from Boynton Beach. The Toyota front right side made contact with the Honda’s rear driver’s side and then the driver of the Honda in the original crash. He died at the scene.
While conducting the investigation the driver of the Toyota exhibited signs of possible impairment therefore a DUI investigation was conducted. Criminal charges are pending toxicology results.
Anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to call Traffic Homicide Investigator Vincent Mastro at 561-742-6165.
Attorney Jason Weisser of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck responded about the crash. “Whenever you are behind the wheel of a car, please make sure you are paying attention to all road signs and signals. If you are in an accident where someone didn’t follow the posted signs or signals, please call me so that we can discuss your rights.”
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