Boca Raton, FL (April 11, 2021) – On Friday, April 9, a woman was killed in a fatal pedestrian accident in Boca Raton.
According to officials, the accident happened in an unidentified area of Boca Raton. At the time, 23-year-old Natasia Snape was driving erratically and went around traffic that was stopped in the area. Her vehicle went up over the sidewalk and struck a pedestrian, identified as 75-year-old District Judge Sandra Feuerstein. Snape then drove back onto the roadway and struck a 6-year-old boy who was crossing the street in a crosswalk.
Snape did not stop at the scene but continued onward into Delray Beach where her vehicle came to a stop after crashing. Medics and police found bath salts inside her purse while she was arrested and acting erratically.
Feuerstein was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. The boy was taken to the hospital but his condition is not yet known.
Snape has since been charged with vehicular homicide and a variety of other felonies.
Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
Pedestrians have no protection from harm, which means that they are prone to some of the most catastrophic harm in the event of an accident. Hundreds of pedestrians lose their lives in pedestrian accidents throughout Florida every year. Within just a few month’s time in 2019, approximately 268 people were killed in pedestrian accidents throughout the state. Nobody ever expects to lose a loved one in an accident but this is the reality that hundreds of families face every year. If you have lost somebody close to you in an accident, it is crucial that you have the help of an attorney on your side.
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