Police probe fatal car crash in Miami-Dade
Buy Photo Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the LDS Church’s largest U.S. congregation, attend the funeral service for Dade County pastor William Smith, March 18, 2016, on Polk Street in Miami-Dade. Joseph Smith, the apostle who founded the Mormon faith and became the spiritual leader of millions of believers in its worldwide worldwide branches, died March 18. (Photo: Joe Raedle/Civil Beat)Buy Photo
The fatal crash on the South Side Tuesday afternoon that resulted in the death of pastor William Smith had nothing to do with religion, said spokesman Thomas Tate.
“It was a tragic accident, and our thoughts and prayers are with his immediate family and loved ones,” said Tate. “No one has anything whatsoever to do with the church.”
According to a Tribune release Thursday, Joseph Smith, the spiritual leader of the LDS Church’s largest U.S. con더킹카지노gregation, had died March 18, nearly three weeks into his 17-year career in which he helped create the Church.
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Smith had a passenger in the truck on Roosevelt Avenue who died. The driver was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, investigators said.
Police Chief Richard Manfredi told the Tribune that the crash could have been prevented if the woman had stopped for a red light.
“The driver of the truck tried to avoid the intersection by weaving to avoid the red light and driving across the center line of the intersection,” Manfredi said in the release.
Buy Photo The scene Wednesday of the fatal crash involving LDS church leader William Smith and another person, March 18, 2016, on Polk Street in Miami-Dade. (Photo: Joe Raedle/Civil Beat)
Smith had not been a member of the LDS Church for more than five years at the time of the accident, according to his obituary, which is now up at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints website. Smith is survived by two brothers who lived in New York City.
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