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Bizarre Wood Chipper Tragedy Results in Worker Decapitation

Miguel Vargas had been working as a member of a tree-trimming crew for the past seven years. Despite years of experience working with dangerous equipment, Vargas met his untimely demise in a fatal accident with a wood chipper while working in a suburban Tampa neighborhood. Some may jump to the common conclusion of a man […]

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Car Crashes Into Pond; Driver is Saved by Brave Citizens

Clearwater, FL – A normal commute for a driver on State Route 580, near McMullen Booth Road, quickly turned into a life-threatening, submerged automobile rescue scene. Around 3:15PM, an unidentified male driver veered off of the road and crashed into a retention pond.  The car barreled through a fence on its way into the pond […]

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Bicyclist Stuck and Killed: Accident Brings Area’s Bicycle Fatality Count to Six in Summer of 2010

Tampa, FL – 53-year-old bicyclist, Diane M. Vega of 306 South Habana Avenue, was struck and killed by an SUV while waiting on a sidewalk for a crosswalk signal to change. Vega is the sixth bicycle fatality in Hillsborough County since July 29th, and the fourth to occur in the city of Tampa.  The accident […]

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