Miami, FL – Injury Accident on SR-826 Near NW 17th Avenue
Miami, FL (February 18, 2021) – A car accident during which at least one person sustained injuries occurred on Thursday, February 18th in the westbound lanes of State Route 826.
According to police reports, the collision took place at about 11:20 p.m. in the area of NW 17th Avenue.
Emergency medical services and local law enforcement officers were dispatched to the site of the crash in order to medically assess and aid the injured parties.
At this time, investigations surrounding the accident are ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Crashes in Miami
Data centered on vehicle accidents in Florida reveal that almost 392,000 car crashes occurred in 2017. As described by the state’s Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, out of those tens of thousands of accidents, approximately 45,620 resulted in at least moderate injuries to at least one of the victims involved.
If you have been involved in a car accident in Florida and suffered injuries, you could have valuable legal rights. The law is written such that injured crash victims can recover from the other driver if they were not at fault for the accident. The extent of your recovery will depend on many factors, including your age, the severity of your injuries, the need for costly present and future medical treatment, whether you lost wages as a result of the accident, and the degree to which you experienced debilitating pain and suffering due to the crash. All of these factors are evaluated when determining a fair outcome and resolution to your case.
Only an experienced car accident lawyer in Florida can assist and advise you regarding the value of your claim. Our Miami personal injury attorneys at Boone and Davis have handled accident cases throughout eastern Florida for more than 35 years. We know what you are going through during this difficult time and we have the skills and experience needed to help. Before you speak with the insurance company, give us a call so that we can guide you through this process and take some of the stress off of your shoulders.
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