Miami, FL – Three Killed, One Injured in Accident on East Palm Drive near W 30th
Miami, FL (February 15, 2021) – A serious car crash took the life of three teenagers and injured one other in the early morning hours of February 13. Sources indicate the accident happened in the 2900 block of East Palm Drive in Homestead near West 30th Street.
At approximately 3:00 a.m., the vehicle the teenagers were riding in cut-off a police officer who then attempted to pull them over. The officers were unable to pull the vehicle over, and it continued erratically driving until it crashed into a canal near the 2900 block of East Palm Drive.
Responders including the Miami-Dade Fire Rescue team responded to the call concerning the crash. A total of four teenagers were pulled from the canal.
One of the victims was taken to Jackson South by ambulance while two others were transported to Homestead Hospital. All three of them were pronounced deceased a short time after the collision occurred.
A fourth victim survived the crash and was transported to Jackson South. They are listed as currently being in stable condition. No one involved has been identified at this time.
An investigation into the details of the incident will be carried out by local police.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim. We hope for a full recovery.
Auto Collisions in Miami
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