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Hialeah, FL – Woman Killed After Car Crashes into Canal on West Fourth Ave.

Hialeah, FL - Woman Killed After Car Crashes into Canal on West Fourth Ave.

Hialeah, FL (March 27, 2021) – A woman is dead after a two-vehicle crash in Hialeah. The collision happened around 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 26th.

The Hialeah Police Department, along with fire rescue crews, responded to the scene at the intersection of West Fourth Avenue and 37th Terrace. According to officers, the woman was driving on West Fourth Avenue when she collided with another vehicle. The second vehicle was pushed into the water as a result of the collision. The woman in the first vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene. A man in the second car was taken to the hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. No one involved in the crash was identified.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation at this time. There is no further information available.

We wish to offer our most sincere condolences to the family who lost their loved one in this tragic car accident in Hialeah.

Fatal Car Accidents in Florida

Florida is one of the most dangerous states in the country for motorists. According to statistics from the Florida Department of Highway Safety of Motor Vehicles, just over 3,000 people tragically lost their lives in Florida car accidents in 2019. The cause of each fatal car accident must be closely investigated. The large majority of car accidents in Florida are caused by the actions of negligent drivers. This includes speeding, reckless driving, impaired driving, and distraction. Sadly, many innocent victims lose their lives each year as a result of the carelessness of others.

Following a car accident in Florida, you should have a full understanding of your legal rights. It is important to keep in mind that you could be entitled to valuable compensation after the crash. This is also true if your loved one was tragically killed as a result of the collision. Under Florida law, the victim’s next-of-kin may be entitled to bring a wrongful death claim to recover damages. The recoverable damages can include payment of funeral and medical bills, compensation for loss of companionship, lost wages, and potentially more. Only an experienced Florida car accident lawyer can make sure that your case is properly handled and that you receive the compensation that you deserve.

Here at Boone and Davis Law, our Hialeah wrongful death lawyers are here for you during your time of need. For more than 40 years, we have proudly served the citizens and communities of South Florida. We bring years of experience and dedication to each case and we would be honored to assist you.

Our firm is standing by and is ready to take your call at any time. We offer a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. We also work on a contingency fee basis, meaning that you do not owe us an attorney fee until we obtain a recovery on your behalf. To schedule your 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 only. We 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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