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Riviera Beach, FL – Child Killed and Others Injured in Police Chase Crash on I-75

Riviera Beach, FL (May 23, 2024) – A police chase that began in Georgia ended in tragedy on Tuesday, May 21, on I-75 in Florida. A 30-year-old woman from Riviera Beach, driving a BMW SUV, led officers on a chase that resulted in a fatal crash. The incident killed an 11-year-old girl and injured four other children.

The chase started when the woman tried to evade a Lowndes County deputy. After crossing into Florida, she attempted to avoid tire spikes, causing her to crash into a Toyota RAV4 and the deputy’s Dodge Charger. The BMW rolled over, ejecting the 11-year-old girl, who died at the scene.

The RAV4 caught fire, but its occupants, a 63-year-old man and an 11-year-old boy from Atlanta, sustained only minor injuries. Three children in the BMW, including a 5-month-old boy, a 14-year-old girl, and a 15-year-old girl, suffered serious injuries. Another 5-month-old boy was critically injured, and a 33-year-old woman had minor injuries.

Authorities continue to investigate the incident, and further details will be provided as they become available.

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Harvey Barbee is our chief content writer who also has nearly 15 years of experience as a practicing attorney. Combining his skillset as a strong writer along with his in-depth knowledge of the legal system, Harvey uses his talents to write informative pieces for law firms about a variety of topics that affect individuals. He enjoys helping people find creative solutions to their legal problems. When he is not writing or practicing law, Harvey enjoys golf, gardening, and spending time with his family in North Carolina.

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