At 6:23 p.m. on Thursday December 8, 2005 Coral Springs Fire Department crews were called to the scene of a serious traffic crash at the intersection of Coral Ridge Drive and Riverside Drive. Units arrived a few minutes after to find two persons lying on the roadway. One patient was declared deceased on the scene. The second person suffered multiple serious injuries including an amputated leg. The second patient was flown to North Broward Medical Center in serious condition. The Coral Springs Police Traffic Homicide Unit is now on the scene investigating the crash.