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Third victim dies from December hit-and-run in Wilton Manors

WILTON MANORS, FL – A third victim succumbed to their injuries following a December 27th hit-and-run in Wilton Manors, NBC Miami reports.

The accident occurred on the 2400 block of Powerline Road. The 28-year-old suspect was driving a Honda Accord and attempting to speed around a bus when he struck six children on the sidewalk. 

Two of the victims, a 6-year-old and a 5-year-old, died at the scene. A 10-year-old girl remained in ICU with a traumatic brain injury until passing away on Monday. 

The driver has been arrested and is facing numerous charges, including three counts of leaving the scene of an accident involving death. 

The West Palm Beach car accident lawyers of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller, Overbeck & Baxter P.A. have provided this story for informational purposes only, and it should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured in a collision that was someone else’s fault, we would like to discuss your options for pursuing financial compensation at your convenience. Contact our offices today for a free consultation, by calling  800.689.8180 or filling out our online contact form.

Last Updated : July 14, 2022

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