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Man Arrested For Allegedly Scamming Leesburg Woman

October 14, 2016 Posted in The Villages News, Theft

A registered sex offender was arrested Tuesday for allegedly scamming an 88-year-old Leesburg woman out of more than $20,000. The man moved in with the woman in exchange for running errands and...

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Child In Critical Condition After Being Struck By Car In Wildwood

September 14, 2016 Posted in Personal Injury, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney, Wrongful Death

A 9-year-old boy is in critical condition after being hit by a vehicle at the intersection of Cleveland and Masters avenues in Wildwood early Tuesday morning. At 7:13 a.m., Sumter County Fire &...

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Eustis Driver Dies After Running Stop Sign

August 25, 2016 Posted in Personal Injury, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney, Wrongful Death

A driver died earlier this month after she sped through a stop sign in Lake County and was hit by another driver, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The accident happened around 6:25 p.m. The...

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Electrical Meter Blamed for Sumter County House Fire That Injured Man And Killed Two Dogs

August 4, 2016 Posted in Personal Injury, The Villages News, Wrongful Death

An electrical meter has been cited as the cause of a house fire that injured two Sumter County firefighters, burned a resident and killed two dogs. The injuries to the firefighters and resident were...

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Motorcyclist Killed, Another Seriously Injured In Bushnell Crash

July 26, 2016 Posted in Motorcycle Injury, The Villages News, Wrongful Death

A motorcyclist who died after he lost control of his bike and crashed on Interstate 75 in Sumter County on Sunday has been identified. The 66-year-old and his female passenger, 62, both of Covington,...

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Hawthorne Man Killed in Fireworks Explosion

July 7, 2016 Posted in Personal Injury, The Villages News, Wrongful Death

A 42-year-old Hawthorne man who had been trying to set off large mortar-type fireworks through a PVC pipe anchored in the ground died after the fireworks malfunctioned and the pipe exploded, according...

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Man Attacked By Alligator in Sumter County

June 23, 2016 Posted in Fishing & Wildlife Violations, Personal Injury, The Villages News, Wrongful Death

A man was airlifted to a hospital after he was attacked by an alligator in Sumter County Tuesday night. The 58-year-old man was attacked by the gator while along County Road 311 in Bushnell Tuesday...

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Put Safety First Memorial Day Weekend in The Villages

May 27, 2016 Posted in Personal Injury, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney, Wrongful Death

Memorial Day Weekend is the last weekend in May and marks the beginning of summer! While this is a weekend of remembrance, it is also a time for relaxation and time spent with family and friends....

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DUIs, Citations and Crashes Reported During Bikefest in Leesburg

April 28, 2016 Posted in Criminal Defense, DUI, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney

The Leesburg Bikefest resulted in at least 45 citations — including five DUIs — and 55 traffic warnings through early Saturday by law enforcement. According to Leesburg police, there also was...

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Part 2: Top 10 Causes of Golf Cart Accidents (5-1)

April 14, 2016 Posted in Golf Cart Injury, Personal Injury, The Villages News, Wrongful Death

There are a high number of golf cart injuries and deaths in The Villages, which proves that golf carts are just as dangerous as other modes of transportation. In the past, golf carts could only reach...

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