Hollywood, FL – Fatal Car Crash Involving Tractor-Trailer on Florida’s Turnpike near Pines Blvd
Hollywood, FL (June 23, 2021) – A fatal traffic accident took the life of one person on the morning of Tuesday, June 22. The wreck was reported to have involved a tractor-trailer and two other vehicles, according to reports.
Officials stated that the collision occurred on Florida’s Turnpike near Pines Boulevard. The deceased victim has not been identified to the public at this time, as police continue their investigations into the details of the incident.
All traffic in the area was diverted to the Sawgrass Expressway for an extended period of time while responders worked to secure the crash scene. Consequently, traffic delays were observed in the area.
Few details are currently available concerning the nature of the accident. Our thoughts are with everyone involved.
We would like to offer our sincere and deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Authorities are still investigating the cause of the collision.
Traffic Accidents in Florida
Florida is one of the most dangerous states in the country for motorists. Statistics indicate that there are approximately 400,000 car accidents in our state every year. These accidents can cause serious injuries ranging from head trauma, neck and spinal cord injuries, broken bones, paralysis, soft tissue injuries, and more. A car accident in Florida can be a truly life-changing event for both the victim as well as their family. The accident may leave victims unable to work to support themselves and their families and to do the things that they enjoyed prior to the accident.
As your medical bills begin to increase and your road to recovery seems long, it is normal to feel hopeless about your future. However, it is important to remember that there is help available. Under Florida law, motorists who have been hurt in a crash may have the right to pursue a personal injury claim against the driver that caused the crash. These claims can go forward when someone else was at fault for the accident. Victims can recover different types of compensation, including payment for medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
If you or a loved one has been affected by a car accident in Florida, it is important to get the help you need right away. If you delay or fail to seek assistance at all, you may be jeopardizing your case and your eventual recovery. At Boone & Davis, our car accident attorneys in Fort Lauderdale will stand up for your legal rights in every situation. We have more than 40 years of experience and we proudly serve various communities and cities throughout South Florida.
We offer free consultations and case evaluations to all potential and prospective clients. Our firm also handles most cases on a contingency fee basis, meaning that you will not owe 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 at 954-566-9919.
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