Palm Beach County, FL – Two-Vehicle Crash Causes Injuries, Delays, on Melaleuca Ln/Military Trail
Palm Beach County, FL (April 2, 2021) – On the afternoon of March 30, an auto accident resulted in injuries on a roadway in Palm Beach County. Sources indicate that the wreck happened at around 12:45 p.m. for currently undisclosed reasons.
Two vehicles, a white pickup truck and a gray sedan were involved in the crash that took place on Melaleuca Lane at the intersection with Military Trail. Both were badly damaged afterward, the truck resting on its side in the roadway.
Paramedics rendered emergency aid to those involved at the scene of the collision. Wounded parties who appeared to require additional treatment were taken in ambulances to area hospitals for further care.
The area where the accident occurred was closed while responders worked to help those involved in the collision. Firefighters had to use the jaws of life to free one victim from the wreckage. No one involved has been identified to the public at this time.
Our thoughts are with everyone involved in this injury accident in Palm Beach. We hope for their full and fast recovery.
Authorities continue to investigate the details of the crash.
Auto Accidents in Palm Beach
According to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, there were 401,867 car accidents in Florida in 2019. This number remained relatively stable from the year before when there were 403,626 reported accidents in our state. A Florida car accident can result in serious and life-changing injuries for victims. These crashes happen very suddenly and unexpectedly and are often the result of actions by negligent drivers. Some common causes of crashes include speeding, distracted driving, impairment, and failing to yield to other vehicles on the road.
If you or a loved one have been impacted by the actions of a negligent driver, you could be entitled to compensation. While not all Florida car accidents result in injuries, many of them do. The injuries that you have sustained can affect every aspect of your life, including your ability to work and earn a living, and the ability to enjoy the activities that you enjoyed prior to the accident. Under Florida law, you could receive payment for your pain and suffering, lost wages, medical and prescription bills, and potentially more. Only a skilled and experienced attorney can properly evaluate your claim and help you receive the money you deserve.
Here at Boone & Davis Law, our experienced car accident attorneys in Miami are here to help when you have been injured by the actions of others. We have more than 35 years of experience assisting crash victims and their families following serious accidents in South Florida and we would be honored to assist you as well.
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