Miami, FL – MVA on Florida Tpk Causes Injuries
Miami, FL (December 25, 2020) – An accident that resulted in moderate injuries to at least one person occurred on Friday, December 25th in the northbound lanes of the Florida Turnpike.
According to police reports, the collision took place at about 6:45 p.m. on the Florida Turnpike near the exit for Cutler Ridge Boulevard.
Local law enforcement officers along with emergency medical services reported to the scene of the crash where they medically evaluated and assisted any injured parties.
At least one victim reportedly sustained injuries.
This accident is under investigation by local law enforcement.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Miami
Roughly 5% of Florida drivers are involved in a car accident every year. With approximately 15 million licensed drivers within its borders, this translates to around 401,851 car crashes annually within the state. If the majority of traffic accidents involve two vehicles, your chances of being involved in a car accident in a typical year are also about 5%.
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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