Orlando, FL – Hit-and-Run Accident at Lee Rd and Alloway StOrlando Legal News
Orlando, FL (August 14, 2020) – This afternoon, police were dispatched to assist at the scene of a hit-and-run accident in Orlando.
Though few details have been released regarding the accident, the crash allegedly took place around 2:35 p.m. when two vehicles collided at the intersection of Lee Road and Alloway Street. Police confirmed that one of the vehicles involved in the accident abruptly fled the scene without stopping.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident. They assisted those with injuries who remained at the scene of the accident. The full extent of the injuries is not yet known but it is believed that one or more victims were hospitalized.
The roadway was quickly reopened by police and traffic resumed as normal following the collision.
No further details have been released but the investigation is currently ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Florida car accidents happen every hour of the day for a wide array of reasons. One of the most common types of accidents in Florida is hit-and-run accidents, which take place when a driver strikes another vehicle and then flees the scene of the accident. These illegal acts can sometimes lead to catastrophic results, especially when somebody has been seriously injured as a result and does not receive the medical attention they need right off the bat. When somebody has been injured in a hit-and-run collision due to the negligence of another party, it is essential that they have the help of a legal advocate on their side to help them protect their rights.
Hit-and-run accidents come with many challenges due to the fact that they involve a party who flees the scene of the accident. One of the first challenges that a victim may face is identifying who is liable for their collision. Along with that, you may have to work with insurance adjusters and meet filing deadlines that are unfamiliar with you, especially if you are unsure about the many Florida accident laws. Because these claims involve many complexities, you may find that it is not always easy to move forward during these difficult times. Speaking with a skilled Florida car accident attorney can help you come to terms with your accident and move forward with a successful personal injury claim.
At Vaughan Law Group, our attorneys are committed to accident claims so that we can assist those injured in life-altering accidents. The aftermath of a car accident can be incredibly overwhelming on a victim’s life in emotional, physical, and financial ways. As you attempt to get back on your feet, you may find that there are staggering bills piled up against you. Because of this, it is essential that you have an attorney on your side who is well-versed in many accident laws and can help you gain the compensation you deserve. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (407) 648-1426 for more information on your options moving forward.
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