SINGLE-CAR CRASH CLAIMS LIFE OF HOLLYWOOD WOMAN

Broward Sheriff's Office: Public Information Office

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PIO Number:
19-11-19
BSO Case Number:
02-1911-001640
Date:
Nov.16, 2019
Time:
5:50 a.m.
Jurisdiction:
Dania Beach 
Place of Occurrence:
500 Sheridan St., Dania Beach
Driver:
Ashley Jancich, 29, female, 9/28/90, 355 Connecticut St., Hollywood (DECEASED)
Suspect(s):

Description of Incident:
A Hollywood woman was pronounced dead Saturday morning after colliding with a railroad crossing stanchion.

At approximately 5:50 a.m. Nov. 16, Ashley Jancich was traveling westbound on Sheridan Street approaching the railroad crossing at Dixie Highway in Dania Beach when, for unknown reasons, her car veered off the roadway and struck a raised curb. The car continued northwest through a grassy swale before colliding head-on with a railroad crossing stanchion.

Hollywood Fire Rescue transported Jancich to Memorial Regional Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

The traffic homicide investigation is ongoing.

INVESTIGATORS:
Dets. Wiley & Strzalkowski, THI
Sgt. Hager, THI

Dania Beach

Hollywood Fire Rescue 

THIS REPORT BY:
Robyn Hankerson/PIO
11/18/19  1525