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Dania Beach, FL – BSO Deputy Injured in Rear-End Crash on S. Federal Hwy.

Miami, FL - Police Officer Hurt in Car Accident on NW 7th St.

Dania Beach, FL (July 18, 2021) – A deputy with the Broward Sheriff’s Office was involved in a two-car crash on Saturday, July 17th. The collision took place around 2:50 a.m. on South Federal Highway near the intersection with Southwest 12th Street.

When police arrived at the scene, they determined that the deputy was sitting in a marked SUV patrol vehicle on South Federal Highway. At that time, a vehicle traveling in the same direction struck the deputy’s vehicle from behind, causing heavy damage to both vehicles. The deputy, who was not identified, suffered serious but non-life-threatening injuries. He was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. The driver of the other vehicle was also transported to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Motorists were advised to avoid the area while investigators worked at the scene.

The cause of the accident is unknown at this time. The BSO is investigating the collision. There is no further information available.

Our thoughts and well-wishes go out to the injured deputy following this accident in Dania Beach. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.

Dania Beach Car Accidents

A Florida car accident takes place very suddenly and unexpectedly. These accidents can cause painful injuries that are an inconvenience at best and life-altering at worst. According to statistics from the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, there were more than 400,000 reported crashes in our state in 2019. This equates to an accident about once every 90 seconds.

When you or a loved one have been involved in a car accident in Florida, you are no doubt feeling overwhelmed and uncertain about what the future holds. As your medical bills begin to pile up, you may wonder what legal rights you have as you move forward along your path to recovery. Under Florida law, car accident victims are entitled to bring a claim against the driver that was responsible for their injuries. This includes a claim for your pain and suffering, medical bills, lost wages, and potentially more. Following the accident, it is important to speak with an experienced Florida car accident attorney in order to fully understand your legal rights and options as you move forward following the accident.

Here at Boone & Davis Law, our team is ready to help when you have been injured by someone else’s negligence. Our team of attorneys brings nearly four decades of experience to your case and we know what needs to be done to help you get the compensation that you deserve. From our office in Fort Lauderdale, we proudly serve injured accident victims and their families throughout the state. Regardless of the complexity of your case, we are here to help during your time of need.

Our firm stands ready to take your call at any time. Our car accident attorneys in Dania Beach will fight for you and will have your back every step of the way. To schedule your free appointment with a member of our team, please reach out to us using the link on our website or give us a call any time at 954-566-9919.

Note: Our team of writers for Boone & Davis Law utilizes secondary sources in the creation of these posts. These sources include newspaper reports, news stories, police reports, social media posts, and eyewitness accounts of injury accidents that take place in South Florida. The facts in these posts have not been independently verified by members of our writing staff therefore if you see any information that is not correct or is inaccurate, please contact us as soon as possible so that we can correct the information right away.  If you would prefer that the post be removed from our site, let us know and we will do our best to remove the post as promptly as possible.

Disclaimer: We have worked hard to become valued members of our local business community. Our law firm is providing this post for general information purposes and hope that through awareness, our community members will use the necessary precautions to avoid serious accidents like the one described in this post and prepare them should they find themselves the victim of a serious wreck. We want to honor those who have been victims of accidents in the state of Florida. The information provided in this post should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The pictures depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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