After hunting alligators in the Everglades, Christopher Sheehan drove his Jeep Wrangler home with buddy Jacob Snowhite along State Road 7 in Coral Springs.
Coming up behind them was Joselyn Lopez in a pink Dodge Challenger that rear-ended the Jeep, causing a fatal crash, authorities said.
Ms. Lopez, 30, of North Lauderdale, was taken into police custody. At this time it has been determined that Ms. Lopez left a bar before the collision and that she was speeding and driving under the influence at the time of the accident.
The fiery crash killed detective Sheehan, 30, a Fort Lauderdale and detective and injured his passenger Snowhite, a Fort Lauderdale firefighter/paramedic. Their was a tremendous impact when the Challenger hit the Jeep one witness said.
This serious accident caused all lanes of St. Road 7 in Coral Springs to be closed down while the investigation was going on.
Attorney Jason Weisser of Shuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck responded to this accident: “It is a tragedy when people are injured in a crash that was not there fault. Please never drink and drive and always follow the posted speed limit. You as the victim have rights and are due compensation. If you were injured in an accident and want to discuss your rights, please contact my office for a free consolation”.
Jason Weisser is a personal injury attorney specializing in all types auto and motorcycle accidents. For more information and to find out what rights you have contact him at Shuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck. He is Board Certified by the Florida Bar as a Civil Trial Lawyer. Mr. Weisser is actively involved in Civil Trial Litigation specializing in wrongful death from Traffic Accidents. He also is an expert on Medical Malpractice, Class Action litigation, Trucking Accidents, Maritime Actions, Products Liability, Consumer Law and Motor Vehicle Accidents. https://www.shw-law.com/attorneys/jason-d-weisser/