Winter Garden, FL – Hit-and-Run Crash at Bethune Ave Intersection
Winter Garden, FL (August 18, 2020) – Around 2:30 p.m. this afternoon, a hit-and-run crash with injuries happened in Winter Garden.
According to authorities, the accident took place when two vehicles collided at the intersection of Bethune Avenue and East Bay Street. One of the vehicles involved in the accident fled the scene of the collision immediately following the accident. Police have not yet confirmed if they caught the driver responsible.
There were injuries reported as a result of the accident. Those who remained at the scene were allegedly checked by EMS crews and one or more victims were then transported to the hospital.
The roadway was blocked only for a short period of time following the collision.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Some of the most common types of accidents on Florida roads are hit-and-run accidents, which occur when a driver strikes another vehicle and then flees the scene of the accident. The reason why so many of these accidents are injurious and deadly is that they involve a driver who flees the scene without checking on the victims involved. This means that victims could be left on their own facing serious and even life-threatening injuries. It can be exhausting and challenging to deal with the aftermath of a car accident, especially one that you did not cause. Hit-and-run collisions are entirely complex, which means that you will need an attorney on your side who will help you every step of the way when it comes to your claim.
There are many challenges in hit-and-run accidents from the very beginning of your case. For instance, these accidents involve a party who flees the scene, so an attorney will have to help you identify the party who is liable for your claim. On top of that, you will find yourself working diligently with the insurance adjuster in your claim. It is important that you are prepared with a car accident attorney in Florida who understands the ins and outs of the law and will assist you every step of the way. You should never have to deal with the stressful aftermath of a car accident on your own, which is why it is important that you have help when it comes to your Florida personal injury claim.
Our attorneys at Vaughan Law Group are committed to injury claims and have helped thousands of victims over the years. We understand how entirely complex an accident can be and will help you work toward compensation for aspects like medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and many other aspects. With an attorney by your side, you will be able to move forward after a serious collision that has caused your life-altering injuries. We will ensure that your rights are protected along the way. Please do not hesitate to contact a Florida accident attorney at (407) 648-1426 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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