Miami, FL – 5 Hurt when Car Crashes into Seafood Restaurant on Fifth St.
Miami, FL (July 24, 2021) – Five people suffered injuries after a driver crashed into a busy seafood restaurant on Friday evening in Miami. The accident happened around 6:30 p.m. on Northwest Fifth Street near the intersection with 37th Avenue.
According to a report from investigators, a black sedan entered the side parking lot of Don Camaron Seafood Grill and Market. The driver sideswiped a parked vehicle before crashing into the restaurant building. The car made contact with several customers and ultimately left a restaurant employee pinned against a wall. A total of five people were transported to the Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital. All of the victims are expected to survive their injuries.
Following an investigation, it was determined that the sedan driver suffered a medical emergency prior o the crash, causing them to lose control of the vehicle. Police do not anticipate any charges being filed.
There is no additional information available at this time.
We would like to offer our thoughts and best wishes to the victims of this car accident in Miami. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Miami
The Miami metropolitan area is the seventh-largest area in the United States in terms of land size. The Miami area is also densely populated, with hundreds of thousands of vehicles traveling the roadways in and around the city each day. As a result, Miami experiences its share of car accidents. In 2019, there were 64,4965 reported car accidents in Miami. In 2018, there were 64,427 reported accidents. It is clear, then, that driving in the Miami area comes with risks to motorists. Not all car accidents occur on the roadways, either. In some cases, innocent bystanders can be hurt if they are simply near a vehicle at the wrong time.
If you or your family member have been injured in a car accident in Miami, you could have important and valuable legal rights. Under Florida law, innocent accident victims may be able to recover damages, including pain and suffering, lost wages, medical and prescription bills, and more. Depending on the severity of the injuries, your potential recovery could be substantial. It is important to seek help from an attorney who understands the law and can make sure that you receive the recovery that you need and deserve.
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