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  • A 48 year old woman has been charged with DUI manslaughter for a crash that killed a toddler on a family bicycle ride.  According to the Altamonte Springs Police Department, Shona Wallace, was arrested and charged in connection with with a crash June 2 on State Road 414.   The Zisa family was on a bike ride to help 17-month-old Adalyn fall asleep when deputies say a car jumped the curb and struck the trio, killing the toddler and seriously injuring her parents.   In addition to DUI manslaughter, Wallace is also charged with DUI with serious bodily injury, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
  • A woman has been charged with DUI manslaughter after a crash that killed a toddler on a family bicycle ride, according to the Altamonte Springs Police Department. Police said Shona Wallace, 48, was arrested and charged in connection with a crash June 2 on State Road 414. Read: Father in coma, mother recovering after toddler daughter killed on family bicycle ride The Zisa family was out on their daily bike ride to help 17-month-old Adalyn fall asleep last month when deputies say a car jumped the curb and struck the trio, killing the toddler and seriously injuring her parents. In addition to the charge of DUI manslaughter, Wallace is also charged with DUI with serious bodily injury, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. DOWNLOAD: Free WFTV News & Weather Apps Not near a TV? Click here to watch WFTV newscasts live Watch Live: Doppler 9 HD
  • Authorities have arrested a woman in Florida who they say tried to attack another woman with a knife when she was denied a slice of pizza. The St. Augustine Record reports 22-year-old De'Erica Cooks is accused of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon without intent to kill. The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office said Cooks became angry after another woman denied her a pizza slice when she asked for one. An offense report says Cooks told the woman 'I'm going to cut you' with a steak knife in her hand, and then tried to attack her. Deputies say a man in the house was able to take the knife away from Cooks. Cooks told investigators she did not remember much. She remained in jail Friday with no attorneys listed in records. ___ Information from: The St. Augustine (Fla.) Record, http://www.staugustine.com
  • Get ready to see more self-driving cars on Florida roads. Gov. Ron DeSantis recently signed legislation allowing qualified companies to start testing vehicles right beside you on local highways with no driver behind the wheel. It's a scary thought for some, but state and local leaders said it's the exciting future of transportation and the Sunshine State should lead the way. TRENDING NOW: Toddler struck, killed by hit-and-run driver in Daytona Beach; suspect still sought Affidavit: Man asked to play Russian roulette with teens moments before girl fatally shot Officials: Lightning likely sparked blaze that destroyed home near Winter Garden Man charged with animal cruelty after 2 horses found emaciated in Lake County The recent unmanned test by Starsky Robotics went on for nearly 10 miles at speeds up to 55 mph beside unsuspecting drivers. 'My first car was a '36 Ford Station wagon, and we've come a long way since then,' said The Villages resident George Wyman. Wyman never thought he'd see autonomous vehicles in his lifetime, but now in his retirement, he's getting an up-close look at the future. Villagers will soon be able to ditch their golf carts and summon autonomous taxis by Voyage to get around.  But some, like Wyman, still has safety concerns. “There would be so many signals, curbs, corners, other drivers. That's a stretch for me to imagine that,' Wyman said. That's especially true after a scene in Arizona in 2018 when a woman walking was hit and killed by one of Uber's self-driving vehicles. 'Autonomous vehicles are great,” said Voyage General Manager Dean Bushey. “But it doesn't make sense unless I can convince you of the safety factor.' For Voyage, millions of dollars have already gone into perfecting that factor using everything from cameras to GPS and lidar technology. Some of that core safety technology is being developed in Orange County at Luminar Technologies, where the so-called 'eyes' for self-driving cars are being designed and built. The technology scans for potential dangers. 'Florida has now positioned itself as the leading the place in the United States to start testing this technology,' said Scott Faris, chief business officer with Luminar Technologies. In Polk County, a 2.35 mile oval track is now in place at the state's newly built Suntrax facility, ready for self-driving technology to be tested.  'This is all designed for highway speed so it's 70 miles an hour,” said Paul Satchfield, Suntrax program manager.  All the testing is reaching for the ultimate goal of autonomous vehicles cutting down on crashes. 'They're gonna remove the human error factor from driving on the roads,' Satchfield said.  But humans, specifically first responders, will still need to be on standby. With new technology already here, like Beep's autonomous taxis in Lake Nona, Orlando fire crews spent three days training on how to respond to emergencies.  'How to mobilize the vehicle, how to secure the power to the vehicle, how to gain access to the vehicle,' said Joe McCluan, district chief with the Orlando Fire Department. Firefighters’ training will intensify as we see more autonomous cars go from the testing phase to the real deal. It’s a hard sell for some drivers, but some, like Wyman, are open to change.  'You don't have to get in your car and drive too far before you notice a driver that's not really doing a great job out there. So yeah, I would definitely give it a try,' Wyman said. DOWNLOAD: Free WFTV News & Weather Apps Not near a TV? Click here to watch WFTV newscasts live Watch Live: Doppler 9 HD
  • In an interview with Eyewitness News, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio decried the heated rhetoric of the last week, including the chants at the latest Trump rally of “send her back.' “I didn’t view that as a reflection on America, I view it as a reflection on the people who said it,” Rubio said. While the senator said what the president said was wrong, he also said that some members of the House have been too quick to cry racism, including leveling charges against their own party in the last week. TRENDING NOW: Toddler struck, killed by hit-and-run driver in Daytona Beach; suspect still sought Affidavit: Man asked to play Russian roulette with teens moments before girl fatally shot Officials: Lightning likely sparked blaze that destroyed home near Winter Garden Man charged with animal cruelty after 2 horses found emaciated in Lake County “Last week they were implying that Nancy Pelosi was a racist, because she called them out, then they hold this press conference where they say we shouldn’t be divided on race and the color of our skin and by the way, if you disagree with us on anything, you are a white nationalist and you are a racist,” Rubio said. On Sunday, President Trump tweeted, “So interesting to see ‘Progressive’ Democrat Congresswomen, who originally came from countries whose governments are a complete and total catastrophe, the worst, most corrupt and inept anywhere in the world (if they even have a functioning government at all), now loudly and viciously telling the people of the United States, the greatest and most powerful Nation on earth, how our government is to be run. Why don’t they go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came. Then come back and show us how t is done. These places need your help badly, you can’t leave fast enough. I’m sure that Nancy Pelosi would be very happy to quickly work out free travel arrangements!” This was followed by a rally midweek in which Trump supporters chanted “send her back,' a reference to Congresswoman Ilhan Omar, who was born in Somalia, but became a U.S. citizen in 2000. DOWNLOAD: Free WFTV News & Weather Apps Not near a TV? Click here to watch WFTV newscasts live Watch Live: Doppler 9 HD
  • 9:50 p.m. Update: Officials with Florida's Turnpike said Friday evening that they found Ozzy. They said she is very calm and quiet. UPDATE: “Ozzy” the furry fugitive is in custody! Road Rangers caught him in the trap just hours after our story. He’s going to be scanned for a chip now! I’ll follow up when I can on @WFTV @RAsaWFTV @FHPOrlando STORY: https://t.co/zqAeoiWq3N pic.twitter.com/IZBsojkKBx — Lauren Seabrook (@LSeabrookWFTV) July 20, 2019   Original report: It's a major distraction for drivers on Florida’s Turnpike in Osceola County. They don't know if he has a home, but a dog, whom some are now calling Ozzy, certainly has a lot of people watching out for him. Dispatchers at the turnpike’s Traffic Management Center have spent months doing everything they can to catch the dog before he or a driver gets hurt. TRENDING NOW: Toddler struck, killed by hit-and-run driver in Daytona Beach; suspect still sought Affidavit: Man asked to play Russian roulette with teens moments before girl fatally shot Officials: Lightning likely sparked blaze that destroyed home near Winter Garden Man charged with animal cruelty after 2 horses found emaciated in Lake County There's a whole team of people watching hundreds of cameras along the turnpike and keeping an eye out for anything that may be dangerous for drivers. But consistently since May, in one particular part of the road, they keep seeing the same dog over and over. Road Ranger Jonathon Hester patrols a stretch of the turnpike near the Yeehaw Junction. “Our No. 1 job is safety,' Hester said. He's usually routing drivers around wrecks or helping with a flat tire. But lately, he's been determined to find the furry fugitive. 'This one has just evaded us for a long time and we keep trying to find him,” Hester said. For about two months, dispatchers have been seeing the yellow lab between mile markers 196 and 205 on the turnpike, headed southbound. 'And just kind of runs up and down the roadway. It's a big distraction for the motorists driving by,” Hester said. “People see it and slam on their brakes.' Officials said they have no idea where he came from. 'It's possible it could've come from a vehicle crash,” Hester said. “A motorist could've been traveling with this dog, and crashed and the dog got scared and ran away.' Because he's been living on the road in Osceola County, they have affectionally named him Ozzy. Osceola County Animal Control let Hester borrow a trap to try and catch Ozzy. If you're on the road and see him, officials said they would like for you to call it in by contacting the Florida Highway Patrol at *347.  Troopers ask drivers to please avoid stopping and trying to find him yourself because they say you'll become an even bigger hazard. 'Somebody slamming on their brakes instantly, that can cause a knee-jerk reaction for someone traveling behind you,' Hester said. If they catch the dog, they plan to have him scanned for a chip to see if he has a home. If not, Ozzy may be up for adoption. DOWNLOAD: Free WFTV News & Weather Apps Not near a TV? Click here to watch WFTV newscasts live Watch Live: Doppler 9 HD