Northwest Miami-Dade, FL – One Hospitalized When Van Collides into Home
Northwest Miami-Dade, FL (February 7, 2021) – One person was taken to the hospital after a car crashed into a home in Northwest Miami-Dade on Saturday morning. The incident took place around 5:00 a.m. on Northwest 143rd Street.
The Miami-Dade Police Department and Fire Rescue crews responded to the scene of the accident, near the intersection with 10th Avenue. According to reports, two cars were involved in a crash near the house. A van that was involved in the accident veered off the roadway and collided with the house. The crash caused structural damage to the home. Officials transported the injured victim to a local hospital. There is no word on the victim’s condition. It is not clear whether the victim was in the home or the car at the time of the crash, although authorities did report that the house was occupied.
An investigation into the accident remains ongoing. There is no additional information available at this time.
We would like to offer our thoughts and best wishes for a complete and speedy recovery to the victim of this car accident in Northwest Miami-Dade.
Car Accidents in Miami
According to statistics published by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, there were more nearly 65,000 car accidents in Miami in 2019. This number decreased slightly from the year before, although the number of injury accidents and fatalities both increased from 2018. Miami is the seventh-largest metro area in the country and is also one of the heavily traveled and dangerous places for motorists. Drivers who operate in and around the Miami area must use vigilance and care at all times in order to lower their risk of being involved in a serious and potentially life-changing accident.
If you or a loved one have been affected by a Miami car accident, you should seek legal help as soon as possible. If the crash was serious and was not your fault, you could be entitled to compensation from the other driver. This includes payment for your pain and suffering, medical bills, lost wages, and potentially more. This number could be significant depending upon the circumstances of the accident.
Here at Boone & Davis, we help victims who have been injured by the negligence of another motorist. If you have suffered injuries, the stakes can be high. You are likely to need compensation to cover your past and future medical bills. Obtaining a settlement for what your case is worth can mean the difference between having all of your expenses covered and being forced to come out of your own pocket to pay for the negligence of another driver. We have more than 40 years of experience helping accident victims. Our car accident lawyers in Miami are prepared to fight for you during this difficult time.
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