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For Immediate Release:
November 24, 2016

Media Contact:
Det. Alvaro Zabaleta
az@mdpd.com
(305)471-1900

   
Topic: Traffic Fatality
Case #: PD161124443348
Date & Time of Occurrence: 11/24/2016 at 3:28 p.m.
Address of Occurrence: 2901 NW North River Drive
  Miami, Florida
   
Victim #1:
Victim's Name: Unavailable at This Time , (W/F)
Victim's Age: 20's
Driver #1:
Driver's Name: Unavailable at This Time , (W/M)
Driver's Age: 50
Driver's Description: Driver of vehicle #2
Deceased #1:
Deceased's Name: Pending next of Kin, (B/M)
Deceased's Age: 30's
Deceased's Description: Driver of Vehicle #1
Deceased #2:
Deceased's Name: Pending next of Kin, (/F)
Deceased's Age: Toddler
Deceased's Description: Rear passenger of vehicle #1
Vehicle #1:
Vehicle Make/Model: Mercedes
Vehicle Color: black
Vehicle Description: Vehicle #1 - 4 Door
Vehicle #2:
Vehicle Make/Model: 2013 Honda/Civic
Vehicle Description: Vehicle #2 - 2 Door


Traffic Fatality


(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 

The Miami-Dade Police Department is investigating a traffic crash that resulted in a toddler and an adult deceased.

According to investigators, the preliminary investigation reveals that a Mercedes and a Honda Civic were traveling eastbound on NW North River Drive at a high rate of speed. One of the vehicles lost control and struck the other causing both vehicles to crash into a lot and subsequently catch fire. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue responded to the scene and extinguished the fire. The passenger of the Mercedes was transported to Jackson Ryder Trauma Center and the driver of the Honda Civic was treated on scene. Once firefighters extinguished the fire they discovered a black male and a toddler deceased. The female passenger is listed in critical but stable condition.

No further information is available at this time.


 
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact CrimeStoppers
(305)471-TIPS (8477) or (866) 471-8477
Visit www.crimestoppersmiami.com and select “Give a Tip”
Send a text message to 274637. Enter CSMD followed by the tip information and press send.
   

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MIAMI-DADE POLICE DEPARTMENT
9105 Northwest 25th Street
Doral, FL 33172-1500
(305)471-1780