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Complete Orange County, FL accident reports and news.


Accidents in Orange County are a major cause of property damage, injury, and death each year

In Orange County, statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that traffic crashes remain a primary public safety issue. Car, truck, bicycle, pedestrian, and motorcycle accidents are all a common occurrence, despite improvements in vehicle safety features, road design, bicycle and pedestrian corridors, and traffic signs.

When an accident happens in Orange County, it is important to do the following immediately:

  • Remain at the crash scene;
  • Check on the condition of all people involved in the crash;
  • Call the police;
  • Exchange information with other drivers;
  • Get contact information from witnesses;
  • Inform your insurance company;
  • Get appropriate medical treatment, and track the details;
  • Take photos of vehicle damage and injuries;
  • Consider hiring a personal injury attorney.

An injury attorney handles all the details so that you don't have to.

After a Orange County accident, there are many issues that need to be handled immediately. Dealing with doctors, repair shops, car rental companies, police, and insurance companies is overwhelming, especially when someone is seriously injured. At this point, many injured people choose to hire a personal injury attorney whose job it is to handle the details and paperwork so that you can focus on recovery.

Personal injury lawyers offer a no-cost claim evaluation to help you.

Since there is no cost to speak with a lawyer, it is a good idea to learn more about your potential claim. Accident Data Center can help you by connecting you with our network of experienced injury lawyers who can provide you with information about your rights and options. Learn more here about the value of a no-cost legal claim evaluation.

Most recent accident reports

Datesort ascending Type Headline
Mon, 01/09/2017 Pedestrian Accident Theodore Barnett, 59, killed when vehicle strikes him crossing John Young Parkway in Orlando, Florida
Mon, 01/09/2017 Motorcycle Accident Deputy sheriff Norman Lewis killed in motorcycle crash in Pine Hills, Florida
Fri, 01/06/2017 Pedestrian Accident 1 pedestrian dead, Yamil Rivera Cruz, 36, seriously injured after being struck by car on John Young Parkway in Orange County, Florida
Wed, 01/04/2017 Pedestrian Accident Victor Cruz, 52, killed in chain-reaction crash when SUV drives onto sidewalk in Orlando, Florida
Wed, 12/28/2016 Car Accident Kayla Johnson,10, and Jasmin Johnson, 12, killed in car crash on Orange Blossom Trail in Orange County, Florida
Sun, 12/25/2016 Car Accident Vida Linton, 63, killed in pileup crash caused by alleged wrong-way driver Hubert Gaye, 68, on Florida's Turnpike in Orange County
Fri, 12/09/2016 Car Accident Brandon McCray, 34, killed and Michael White, 27, injured in collision with hit-and-run driver at Pine Hills and Indian Hill in
Sat, 11/26/2016 Motorcycle Accident Brenda Heckle, 60, killed in motorcycle collision on East Colonial Drive in Christmas,Florida
Thu, 11/24/2016 Car Accident Emma Lozano, 73, dead, 1 injured in 3-vehicle crash at Stonebrook Place and Town Center Boulevard in Orange County, Florida
Fri, 10/21/2016 Drunk Driving 2 injured, 1 critically, when allegedly drunk wrong-way driver Joel Padilla, 32, causes 3-vehicle crash on SR 417 in Orange County, Florida
Thu, 10/20/2016 Motorcycle Accident Carlos Rodriguez Carrion, 35, killed in motorcycle crash on International Drive in Orlando, Florida
Sun, 09/18/2016 Pedestrian Accident Sanjay Nandram, 16, killed in pedestrian collision with fatigued driver on Florida Turnpike in Apopka, Florida
Thu, 09/08/2016 Truck Accident Renita Marie Only, 41, dies after rear-ending semi on John Young Pkwy at SR 408 in Orlando, Florida
Thu, 09/01/2016 Pedestrian Accident Out-of-control driver hits four children in Orlando, Florida
Tue, 08/16/2016 Other Type of Accident Two-year-old sustains head injuries in peacock attack at public park in Apopka, Florida
Thu, 07/14/2016 Car Accident Thomas Stutts, 20, and Justin Vail, 20, killed and Omokolapo HunPatin, 20, injured in single-vehicle crash on Fort Christmas Road in Orange County, Florida
Tue, 06/14/2016 Other Type of Accident Body of Lane Graves, 2, recovered after alligator drags boy into water at Disney hotel in Orlando, Florida
Tue, 05/31/2016 Motorcycle Accident Injury crash reported between car and motorcycle on East Colonial Drive in Orlando, Florida
Sun, 05/29/2016 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian Edwin Hamn, 60, killed in hit-and-run collision at Aloma Avenue and North Seminole Avenue in Winter Park, Florida
Sat, 05/14/2016 Car Accident Megan Hester-Villalobos, 36, Jesse Villalobos, 37, and one child injured in head-on collision involving bus on Sherberth Road near Disney's Animal Kingdom in Orlando, Florida