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A report by The Orlando Sentinel indicates that officials in Central Florida’s Volusia County are slow to make beach driving safer, following the death of a 4-year-old boy who was hit and killed by a truck on New Smyrna Beach. He is the second 4-year-old killed on a Volusia driving beach in the past four months – the first occurring on Daytona Beach in March.

Beach driving.jpgResort torts typically involve the liability of resorts, hotels, motels, recreational activity operators, etc., but in this case the decision by the County to allow beach driving is immune to liability, as a policy making/ discretionary function.