Miami, FL – Injury Crash Reported on Florida’s Turnpike
Miami, FL (October 18, 2020) – Troopers with the Florida Highway Patrol responded to an injury accident on Sunday along the Florida’s Turnpike. The crash was first reported around 6:12 a.m. in the area near Mile Marker 31. Troopers arrived at the scene at approximately 6:37 a.m.
According to an initial report from the scene, at least one person suffered injuries as a result of the accident. The exact nature of the victim’s injuries is not known at this time. Rescue crews were also at the crash scene providing assistance to the injured party. Few details are known about the crash at this time and it is unclear how the accident took place or how many vehicles were involved. The collision caused the center lane of the Turnpike to be blocked. Motorists were advised to use caution when traveling through the area.
There is no further information available at this time.
We wish to offer our thoughts and well-wishes to the injured victim following this Miami car accident. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Miami
The number of car accidents in Miami and the Miami-Dade area has been on the rise for years. With a population of nearly 3 million residents, Miami-Dade is the seventh-most populous county in the country and the most-populous within Florida. As a result of this, there are hundreds of thousands of drivers on the roadways in and around Miami each and every day, thus increasing the likelihood of a car accident. In recent years, the Miami area has seen more than 60,000 car accidents each year. These crashes have led to numerous injuries and hundreds of fatalities.
If you or a loved one has been hurt in a Miami car accident, you could be entitled to compensation. Due to the many negligent drivers in the Miami area, there is a good chance that the crash was not your fault. If this is the case, the other driver or their insurance company should be held responsible for your damages. It is important to speak with a skilled attorney as soon as possible and to document your injuries and medical costs so that you can present a compelling case when the time comes.
At Boone & Davis, we have more than 40 years of experience handling car accidents in Miami and we know what needs to be done to help you get the compensation that you need and deserve. Our trusted Miami car accident lawyers will fight for you when you need it the most. We will make sure that you do not walk away from the crash feeling like you are being held responsible for the mistakes or carelessness of another motorist.
Our team is here to speak with you at any time. We offer free consultations and case evaluations to all potential clients. We also handle most accident cases on a contingency fee payment so there is no attorney fee until we obtain a recovery on your behalf. To schedule your free appointment to discuss your case, please contact us at https://www.booneanddavislaw.com/contact-us/ or give us a call at 954-566-9919.
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