2 Bradenton Hit and Run Accidents Being Investigated By Troopers

Two hit and run accidents  Saturday afternoon are being investigated by the Florida Highway Patrol

FHP reported around 3:15 in the parking lot of 717 44th Ave. W. A red Chrysler Town and Country minivan with Florida tag L38-4KY struck a 1998 Buick LeSabre and fled the scene.  The vehicle is registered to Jaro Mora Rebolledo.

According to the FHP reports from the scene indicated the driver was described as  wearing a McDonald’s uniform, Female and of Hispanic decent.Witnesses described the passenger as a male with medium-length black hair and also of Hispanic decent.

Also reported a, parked  2003 Dodge Durango was hit and damaged at 303 301 Blvd., the Desoto Square Mall. The Durango was struck on the left side and damaged heavily. The hit-and-run vehicle should have damage on it’s right side.

At 3:30 p.m., an unattended 2003 Dodge Durango was hit in the parking lot at 303 301 Blvd., the Desoto Square Mall.

An unknown vehicle struck the left side of the Durango, causing a considerable amount of damage. The hit and run vehicle should have damage to its right front side.

Florida Highway patrol is asking anyone with knowledge of either accident to contact them at 239-938-1800.

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Bernie Walsh

Education Bernard F. Walsh graduated from the University of South Florida before receiving his law degree from Cumberland School of Law in 1978. During law school, he was selected to serve as a research clerk and intern for a Federal Judge and the U.S. Attorney's Office. He was awarded The National Book Awards for Constitutional Law and Professional Responsibility during law school. Experience Bernard Walsh devoted the next three years to trial work for the State of Florida. This provided him with the opportunity to concentrate on his trial abilities, with numerous high profile trials concerning serious felony crimes. Since 1982, he has exclusively practiced personal injury law and helped accident victims in and beyond Sarasota and Manatee Counties in Florida. Mr. Walsh has been listed in Avvo, an attorney rating site, as Superb. LexisNexis/Martindale-Hubbell, an attorneys rating publication, has rated Mr. Walsh as very high legal ability and ethical standards. Mr. Walsh is listed in National Trial Lawyers Association as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers, and was inducted into Southern Trial Lawyers Association. He has also won the largest playground recoveries, one of the top three motorcycle recoveries, and the second largest daycare center recovery in the State of Florida. He is also a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. The Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum is a group of attorneys who have achieved career case successes that include multi-million dollar recoveries, settlements and/or verdicts.