Howey-in-the-Hills, FL – Car Crash at FL-19 and County Rd 455Orlando Legal News
Howey-in-the-Hills, FL (September 12, 2020) – On Friday evening, September 11, a car crash with injuries took place at an intersection in Howey-in-the-Hills.
The accident, according to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, took place around 6 p.m. just north of Groveland. Though few details have been released, police confirmed that two vehicles collided at the intersection of FL-19 and County Road 455.
A red sedan was shown completely rolled onto its side and a white pickup truck was seen with severe front-end damages. Fire crews were extricating victims from both vehicles.
Paramedics were dispatched to the scene of the accident where they confirmed that one or more victims were taken to a local hospital with serious injuries.
Drivers were asked to find an alternate route due to the area being shut down for a period of time.
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
Many car accidents happen in Florida in just one week’s time due to the negligence of others. In just one recent year’s time, in fact, approximately 254,000 people were injured in these horrific accidents due to the negligence of others. Many car accidents occur in various areas of Florida but one of the most common places is at intersections. In just one year, millions of intersection accidents occur in the entirety of the U.S. due to reckless reasons. There are many reasons for these accidents including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and so much more. If you have been injured in an accident that you believe took place due to the negligence of another party, it is essential that you have a legal advocate by your side.
In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down by a car accident that is not your fault. Florida car accidents happen due to many different reasons and cause a wide array of injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, burns, and more. If you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault, it is imperative that you have a skilled and resourceful attorney by your side. With assistance, you can ensure that your rights are being protected, especially if this is the first time that you have ever endured the legal system.
At Vaughan Law Group, our personal injury attorneys are here for you if you have been harmed in a car accident caused by another party. We understand that there is nothing quite as overwhelming as the aftermath of a car accident caused by the recklessness of another driver. We will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects so that you do not feel helpless or alone after an accident that is not your fault. We are here for you every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact a Florida accident attorney that you can rely on at (407) 648-1426.
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