A family of seven from Eagle Mountain, Utah were hit by the vehicle of James Howell, 57, on March 26 as they were walking back to their hotel after dinner. Raquel Leota, 24, lost her leg and her 10-year-old brother Tyson Wensel was severely injured. It is not clear whether the vehicle driver is facing charges or has hired an attorney.
According to Broward Sheriff’s Office, the incident took place in Dania Beach. The family had flown into Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport over the weekend for an annual family cruise scheduled on Monday morning.