Sunday, March 06, 2016

Jamie Maradiaga Critically Injured In Motorcycle Crash

NAPLES, FL. -- A 2008 Harley Davidson motorcycle was northbound on SR 29 just north of CR 837  in Collier county Saturday at 7:15 p.m. and traveling through a right hand curve in the roadway. James Hughes, 48 of Hollywood failed to successfully negotiate the curve and ran off the road to the left.

Once on the shoulder, the motorcycle overturned and ejected the driver and passenger Jamie Gaito Maradiaga, 48 of Hollywood,

The motorcycle came to final rest in the wood line that parallels the roadway. The driver and passenger came to final rest on the west shoulder of SR 29. The passenger was transported via MedFlight to Kendall Regional Hospital with life threatening head injuries. Hughes was taken to Naples Community Hospital with minor injuries.

The crash is under investigation. Neither were wearing helmets said the FHP.


  1. My prayers are with you and your family, Jamie Maradiaga!

  2. Ingrid Monroy1:39 PM

    OMG!! very sad news. our Prayers with you and your family!!!

  3. Claudia Rishmawy3:00 PM

    Thoughts and prayers from a Harbordale parent. May God rest her soul. Love and light to her family and students.

  4. That was my principle rip ms maradiaga

  5. The best principal in the world. The families and children of Croissant Park Elementary are heartbroken to lose this amazing woman. Forever in our hearts, Ms. Maradiaga.

  6. I can believe ms madriaga is no more in the school I no wannabe hear her message Said merry Christmas o haved good sumer is soe sad never is wannabe the same