Miami, FL – Multi-Vehicle Injury Accident Near South River Dr
Miami, FL (December 25, 2020) – An injury-causing accident took place in the northbound lanes of SR-826 at the intersection of Okeechobee Road/South River Drive on Friday, December 25th.
Police reports state that the accident occurred at about 5:00 p.m. and reportedly involved at least two vehicles. The cause of the accident is unknown at this time.
Emergency medical personnel were seen at the scene rendering aid to any injured victims.
No additional information is currently available as the investigation into this accident is still ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Injury Accidents in Miami
According to car crash data, approximately 400,000 car accidents took place on Florida roadways in 2019, resulting in about 250,000 injured victims. These totals reflect exactly how commonplace accidents are and how dangerous driving in Florida can be. The majority of crash victims sustained their injuries during car accidents for which they were not responsible, a sad fact that is indicative of the number of negligent drivers with whom we share the road.
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 40 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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