A Sunny Isle, Florida child, was put in critical condition at the Joe DiMaggio Children’s hospital after being hit by a car . Six year old Jacob Shaked was riding his bicycle in his quiet gated neighborhood when he was struck by an unidentified driver. The driver sped away without helping. The child was hospitalized with a broken bone, a head injury, and was placed on a respirator. The child was found on the side of the road by a neighbor who called 911. The parents of Jacob, are asking for any information regarding this tragic hit and run.
The quiet neighborhood of Sunny Isle, Florida has several speed limit signs posted as well as speed bumps to warn drivers to slow down. The police are reviewing the community surveillance tapes in an attempt to identify the hit and run driver.
When operating a motor vehicle you must obey the rules and laws of the road. Obey posted speed limit signs and watch for bike riders and pedestrians. Drivers have a responsibility to stop and provide assistance when in a motor vehicle accident.
If you have any information regarding this accident call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS. For more information regarding <a href="http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/44467571/ns/local_news-miami_fl/t/hit-run-leaves-six-year-old-critical/” target=”_blank”> Sunny Isle Florida Hit and Run Leaves Six Year Old Boy in Critical Condition with Serious Personal Injuries.