Miami, FL – Traffic Crash Involving Tractor Trailer on Krome Ave near Kendall Dr & SW 8th St
Miami, FL (March 16, 2021) – The northbound lanes of Krome Avenue between Kendall Drive and Southwest 8th Street were shut down for an extended period of time on March 14 due to a vehicle collision involving a tractor-trailer. At approximately 7:00 p.m., police and EMS personnel were dispatched to the scene of the crash in order to aid those involved.
Paramedics arrived at the site of the wreck shortly after it occurred. Injured victims were treated on-site before being transported to local hospitals for further care. The identities of those involved have not been reported.
Traffic delays were observed in the area for some time after the collision took place. Local motorists were urged to utilize Southwest 157th Avenue as an alternate route of travel while the crash site was occupied by responders.
Police in Miami continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident.
Our thoughts are with everyone involved. We hope for their full recovery.
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A person’s life and wellbeing can be devastatingly impacted after their involvement in a serious traffic accident. Those injured in negligently caused accidents may experience a reduced quality of life, and their wellbeing can be negatively impacted in various ways. They may be forced out of work due to dealing with severe pain and suffering, all while becoming increasingly financially burdened due to their accident and resulting injuries. In the event that a collision you were injured in was caused by negligence, you may be entitled to significant financial compensation to cover things like medical bills and other costs associated with your accident.
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