News Flash Home
The original item was published from 11/7/2017 11:55:23 AM to 12/3/2017 12:10:01 AM.

News Flash

City Marshal/Police

Posted on: November 7, 2017


DeFuniak Springs Police and DeFuniak Springs Fire responded to the intersection of U.S. Highway 331 S. and Live Oak Avenue at approximately 4:15 p.m. Monday in reference to a traffic crash.  First responders arrived to find 27 year old Craig Wilson on the ground near his bicycle.  According to witnesses, Wilson was riding his bike east in the pedestrian crosswalk and attempting to cross U.S. Highway 331 S. when a 4 door sedan, driven by 60 year old Richard Wyman, struck Wilson in the outside lane.  Wilson was knocked to the ground and sustained injuries.  Wilson was transported to Healthmark Regional Medical Center by Walton Fire Rescue and was still undergoing medical treatment as of this release.  No other injuries were reported.  Wyman’s vehicle sustained approximately $1,000 in damage, but was able to be driven from the scene.  Based on the testimony of witnesses and the driver, Wilson was facing a “DO NOT CROSS” illuminated sign and Wyman had a green traffic light and at the time of the crash.  Wilson was found to be at fault in the accident, however, no charges have been made.

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in City Marshal/Police

Santa 2023

Photos with SANTA

Posted on: November 30, 2023