Teens critically injured after crashing golf cart in Key Largo


R INDIFFERENT ABOUT D-WADE AS A DECISION? TO GO LOCAL10.COM AND TELL US HOW FEEL.>>Laurie: BREAKING NEWS BECAUSE AT LEAST TWO TEENAGERS, YOUNG CHILDREN ARE CRITICALLY INJURED AFTER A GOLF CART CRASH. THIS ALL HAPPENED DOWN IN KEY LARGO.>>Calvin: THE CHILDREN AND THEIR FAMILY WERE A FAMILY VACATION. THEY HAD TO BE AIRLIFTED NOT NICHOLAS CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL IN SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, AND THAT’S WHERE WE FIND OUR LOCAL10 NEWS REPORTER MICHAEL SEIDEN LIVE WITH THE LET’S BREAKING DETAILS FOR THUS AFTERNOON.>>Michael: AND THOSE CHILDREN WERE ENJOYING THEY ARE SUMMER VACATION WHEN SOMETHING WENT TERRIBLY WRONG. TONIGHT TWO OF THOSE KIDS ARE HERE IN CRITICAL CONDITION. THEY ARRIVED IN CRITICAL CONDITION, TWO 13-YEAR-OLD CHILDREN AIRLIFTED TO NICKLE NICHOLAS CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL IN SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE THURSDAY AFTERNOON. NOW INVESTIGATORS SAY THE TEENS WERE ENJOYING THEIR SUMMER VACATION IN KEY LARGO WHEN THE GOLF CART THEY THIS REREADING IN FLIPPED OVER — RIDING IN FLIPPED OVER ON SUNRISE KAY DRIVE IN THE OCEAN REEF COMMUNITY. ALSO 83rd IN THE CRASH THREE OTHER TEENS ALL 13 YEARS OLD. THIS HORRIFIC CRASH COMES JUST DAYS AFTER ANOTHER SERIOUS ACCIDENT INVOLVING CHILDREN ON A GOLF CART. IN FACT, FOUR CHILDREN INCLUDING A TODDLER WERE CELEBRATING THE FOURTH OF JULY IN PALMETTO BAY WHEN THE GOLF CART THEY WERE RIDING ON T-BONED A CAR, FLIPPING OVER, SENDING THE KIDS FLYING ACROSS THE STREET. THIS WITNESS DESCRIBED THE TERRIFYING COLLISION.>>THE GOLF CART ROLLED OFF THE YOUNG LADY — WE ROLLED IT IS OFF THE YOUNG LADY, AND THEN ABOUT 20 FEET OFF TO THE LEFT THE YOUNG BOY WAS FACE DOWN AND HE WAS IN PRETTY GAD BAD SHAPE.>>Michael: POLICE SAY THE DRIVER, A 16-YEAR-OLD GIRL, IS RESPONSIBLE, CONFIRMING SHE RAN A STOP SIGN BEFORE THE VIOLENT COLLISION. TONIGHT BOTH CRASHES ARE UNDER INVESTIGATION, AND IT’S STILL UNCLEAR IF ANYONE WILL FACE CHARGES. AND INVESTIGATORS CALLING THIS AN ONGOING INVESTIGATION. A LOT OF PEOPLE HAVE BEEN ASKING HOW OLD DO YOU HAVE TO BE TO OPERATE A GOLF CART. WE DID FIND OUT THAT YOU HAVE TO BE AT LEAST 14 YEARS OLD. AGAIN ALL FIVE TEENS INVOLVED IN TODAY’S ACCIDENT JUST 13, SO IT WILL BE INTERESTING TO SEE IF CHARGES ARE FILED AGAINST THE KIDS’ PARENTS.

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