Miami-Dade, FL – Injury Accident on Florida’s Turnpike Spur South near ramp to Toll Plaza
Miami-Dade, FL (July 29, 2021) – At around 4:20 p.m. on the afternoon of July 29, an auto accident resulted in injuries on a roadway in Miami. Reports show that the wreck occurred on Florida’s Turnpike for reasons still under police investigation.
The incident was reported to have taken place on Florida’s Turnpike Spur South near the ramp to Toll Plaza. An unspecified number of vehicles were involved in the accident. According to officials, injuries resulted from the crash.
One or more involved parties sustained injuries in the collision. Paramedics were seen assisting those in need at the scene. Extensively injured patients were transported from the site of the crash to local medical centers for treatment as needed.
Three left lanes of the roadway were blocked while crews worked to secure the area in which the wreck took place. Local drivers were asked to use caution and find alternative routes for the time being.
Our thoughts are with everyone involved. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Crashes in Miami
A Miami car crash has the potential to leave those involved with serious injuries and serious bills. Approximately 60,000 traffic accidents take place in Miami each and every year, resulting in thousands of injuries and hundreds of deaths. Florida is among the top three most dangerous states in the nation when it comes to driving safety. More than 400,000 vehicle collisions occur in the Sunshine State each year, leading to more than 250,000 injuries and over 3,000 deaths. A Fort Lauderdale personal injury lawyer may be able to help you move forward from the aftermath of your wreck if you or someone you love has recently sustained injuries in a vehicle collision in Florida.
Various injuries can result from these incidents. Some common injuries that usually result from car accidents in Florida include whiplash, broken bones, spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, and other types of injuries such as P.T.S.D, extreme anxiety and depression, and more. Depending on the circumstances of your accident, you could be faced with a multitude of different issues for a prolonged period of time following the incident. The severity of your accident could possibly force you to stay home from work, which may then result in falling behind on bills and the costs associated with your wreck.
A vehicle collision attorney in Fort Lauderdale may be able to help you figure out what to do next in the unfortunate circumstance that you or a loved one has recently been injured by another person’s negligence. The leading cause of auto accidents in the United States is driver negligence. Many forms of negligence exist, including fatigue, distraction, and intoxication. If it is able to be proven in court that your injuries are indeed the direct result of another driver’s negligence, you will be entitled to collect financial compensation for your injuries and losses. Compensation can cover the costs of your accident and injuries.
Our prestigious personal injury law firm in Fort Lauderdale, Boone & Davis, has been helping injured crash victims and their family members get back on their feet after devastating accidents for over 40 years. Call our firm today at (813) 544-7096 for more information on how you can successfully move forward from your injuries and losses you may have incurred in a recent traffic collision caused by carelessness.
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