Coconut Creek, FL – One Killed, Seven Injured in Crash at Sample Rd & NW 42nd Ave
Coconut Creek, FL (February 15, 2021) – One person lost their life and seven others were injured after a two-car accident this past Sunday, February 14. The accident happened at an intersection in Coconut Creek.
According to reports, the incident occurred at approximately 6:44 p.m. at the intersection of Sample Road and Northwest 42nd Avenue. Two vehicles, including an SUV and a sedan, were involved in the crash.
The sedan ended up on its roof after the collision took place. Paramedics were observed at the scene of the accident assisting those with injuries. Patients in need of extensive medical treatment were transported from the scene via ambulance to nearby hospitals for treatment.
It was reported that one person, who remains unidentified, lost their life in the crash. Seven other people sustained injuries. Their identities have not been released.
An investigation into the details of the collision will be carried out by local police. Sample Road was closed in both directions between Lyons and the Florida Turnpike for several hours after the fatal crash took place.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims. We hope for a full recovery.
Auto Accidents in Florida
It is estimated that approximately 400,000 accidents take place across Florida every single year. Car accidents throughout Florida occur more often than traffic collisions in any other state. These accidents result in over 250,000 injuries and more than 3,000 deaths annually.
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Contact a Florida personal injury attorney today in order to get started on your own personal injury claim if you are under the impression that your injuries were the result of another person’s carelessness while on the road. The skilled and experienced Florida personal injury lawyers at Boone & Davis have been successfully preserving and protecting the rights of those injured in Florida traffic accidents for decades and are passionate about providing our clients with the most significant compensation possible. We want your recovery from your recent traffic accident to be as painless as possible, in more aspects than just the physical. We strive to assist you financially, mentally, and in any other way, you may require after being injured by another person’s negligence.
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