Orlando, FL – Hit-and-Run Crash at Bachman Rd and Thorpe RdOrlando Legal News
Orlando, FL (September 26, 2020) – Around 8 p.m. on Saturday night, September 26, a hit-and-run crash took place at an intersection in Orlando.
Orlando police confirmed that the accident took place at the intersection of Bachman Road and Thorpe Road when two vehicles forcefully collided. It is believed that one of the vehicles struck the other and then fled the scene of the accident. Police have not yet said if they caught the party responsible for the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the crash to assist those in need. One or more parties were transported to the hospital by ambulance, though the extent of their injuries is not yet known.
The roadway was closed down at the intersection 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
In just one year’s time in the state of Florida, approximately 254,000 people were injured in car accidents across the state. Many of these accidents occur due to negligent acts, some of which include hit-and-run drivers. A hit-and-run accident takes place when a driver flees the scene of an accident without stopping to check on the injured victims or calling the police. This is an illegal act that can lead to severe harm in those involved. If you have suffered greatly due to a hit-and-run accident caused by another party, it is essential that you speak with an attorney who has handled these claims in the past.
Hit-and-run accidents lead to many traumatic injuries each year in the state of Florida including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. Being hurt in a car accident can impact your life on emotional, physical, and financial levels. As you move forward with a personal injury claim, you may wonder what options you have for recovery during these difficult times. An attorney will be able to guide you through this complex process and help you meet deadlines so that you do not miss out on any chances. If you have been hurt and wonder where you can turn, you should always speak with a Florida car accident attorney.
At Vaughan Law Group, our skilled accident attorneys are here for you after you have suffered injuries as a result of a car accident. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling and offer a helping hand to you as you navigate the legal system for the first time. If you can prove that another party was responsible for your accident but fled the scene, you may find that you are eligible for compensation to cover medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. You should never have to stand alone during these difficult times. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (407) 648-1426 to find out how we can assist you in your time of need following an accident.
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