Turnpike hit-and-run leaves one dead, two injured

MIAMI, FL – A child was killed and two adutls were injured in a hit-and-run on the Turnpike on Tuesday night, CBS Miami reports. 

The victims were driving north in a 2015 Volkswagen Passat when they stopped on the side of the Turnpike near Griffin Road.

A 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE then struck the rear of the Passat. A young girl in the backseat was killed at the scene and a man and woman in the front seat were rushed to Broward Health Medical Center.

The Mercedes then fled the scene. Police are currently searching for that vehicle.

The Hollywood 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 : August 18, 2022

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