Pompano Beach, FL (April 28, 2020) – A fatal accident took the life of one man identified as John Robert Ballard, 33, this past Saturday in Pompano Beach.
The accident occurred just before 8:00 p.m. on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Boulevard near I-95 involving one vehicle and two passengers. The vehicle, a 2015 Nissan Rogue, was being driven by one Keith Bryan Graley, aged 32, of Pompano Beach with Ballard as one of his passengers. He was traveling east on I-95 when he hit a center median curb. He then hit a guardrail and overturned the vehicle before coming to a final stop in the eastbound lane of the roadway.
Both Graley and Ballard were transported by medical professionals to Broward Health North for treatment of their sustained injuries. Ballard was pronounced deceased upon arrival at the medical center.
The accident and its circumstances remain under investigation.
No further information is available at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim.
Fatal Accidents in Florida
Florida sees about 3,000 fatal accidents per year, and about 9 deaths per day related to traffic incidents. These accidents can occur for a number of different reasons, ranging from distraction to intoxication.
Fatalities related to motor vehicle accidents in Florida occur more often than they do in almost any other state.
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