School Crossing Guard Rescues a Girl From Being Struck in Valrico

Valrico FL- January 27, 2021

School Crossing Guard Rescues Girl in Valrico

A young girl crossing the intersection of Culbreath Road and Nature’s Way in Valrico, Florida almost was struck by a car. The crossing guard, Kathleen Quinn was in the middle of the road holding up a stop sign for the 7-year girl to cross. As the car was speeding through this crosswalk Kathleen, grabbed the girl preventing her from being struck.

Crossing a busy street at night is extremely dangerous. In 2017 there were over 137,000 pedestrians treated for injuries. Out of those 137,000 pedestrians, 5,977 died. If you were struck by a vehicle as a pedestrian, contact Calandro Law in Riverview, Florida today.

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