Broward Sheriff's Office: Public Information Office

PIO Number: 19-3-26

BSO Case Number: 02-1903-002930

Date: March 26, 2019

Time: 10:46 p.m.

Jurisdiction: Dania Beach

Place of Occurrence: 825 E. Dania Beach Blvd., Dania Beach

Driver No. 1: Audrey Jackson, 51, female, 10/22/67, 3021 N.W. 165th St., Opa-Locka (DECEASED)

Driver No. 2: Craig Wilk, 33, male, Dania Beach

Description of Incident:

A 51-year-old woman was killed after a driver hit her car on Tuesday night in Dania Beach. Detectives with Broward Sheriff’s Office traffic homicide unit are investigating the fatal crash.

Just before 11 p.m. March 26, Audrey Jackson and Craig Wilk were both driving west in the same lanes in the 800 block of East Dania Beach Boulevard when Wilk’s 2015 Volvo S60 struck the rear driver’s side of Jackson’s 2016 Hyundai Sonata. According to the THI detectives, Wilk's was trying to change lanes. The collision spun Wilk’s car counterclockwise across a raised median and into a guardrail that was along the eastbound lanes. Jackson’s Sonata was pushed clockwise into a concrete pole. 

BSO deputies and Broward Sheriff’s Fire Rescue responded to the scene. BSFR transported Jackson and her two passengers to Broward Health Medical Center where she later was pronounced dead. Her two passengers have injuries that aren’t life threatening.    

The traffic homicide’s investigation continues. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact BSO Traffic Homicide Investigation Detective Sherry Slagle-Grant at 954-321-4843. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS (8477) or online at browardcrimestoppers.org

Slagle-Grant & Huneke, THI
Dania Beach

Joy Oglesby/PIO
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