Clermont, FL – Hit-and-Run Crash at Pointe East Trl Intersection
Clermont, FL (October 6, 2020) – Around 2:46 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon, October 6, a hit-and-run crash took place at an intersection in Clermont.
According to authorities, the collision took place at the intersection of Kensington Trail and Pointe East Trail. It is believed that one vehicle struck another and then immediately fled the scene of the crash. The accident led to extensive damages to the vehicles involved.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the accident. They assisted those with injuries, though the extent of the injuries is not yet known. Police have not said if they found the driver responsible for the accident at this time.
The intersection was blocked in the area for some time until the police were able to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In just one year’s time, it is estimated that approximately 254,000 car accidents lead to injuries in the state of Florida. These accidents happen due to many negligent reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down by a negligent driver. The unfortunate truth is that a large percentage of these accidents occur due to hit-and-run drivers. Hit-and-run accidents occur more often in Florida than many other states in the U.S. If you have suffered losses due to an accident that is not your fault, you have many options.
Car accidents happen every hour of the day in Florida due to the negligence of others. These accidents sometimes lead to devastating results, including injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, and more. If you have been injured in a car accident and wonder where you should turn, having an attorney by your side is one of the best options for you. An attorney will be able to answer any questions that you have during these difficult times. You should always be ready to speak with a Florida car accident attorney about your personal injury claim as you move forward.
Because the aftermath of a car accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever faced, our attorneys at Vaughan Law Group are here to help. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident that is not your fault, especially if a driver fled the scene. Being injured in a car accident can impact your life emotionally, physically, and financially. You have options moving forward and should always have an attorney by your side. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (407) 648-1426 for more information.
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