Vero Beach, FL – Two Airlifted Following Crash on I-95
Vero Beach, FL (January 16, 2021) – The Indian River County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of a car accident with injuries in Vero Beach on Friday, January 15th. The accident happened on Interstate 95 near Mile Mark 155.
The crash resulted in two people being airlifted to a local hospital. At this time, there is no information on the cause of the accident. The conditions of the victims are also unknown at this time. The Florida Highway Patrol responded to the scene along with the Sheriff’s office. The crash caused the northbound lanes of the roadway to be shut down while authorities worked at the scene and cleared away debris from the crash. Motorists were urged to find alternate routes of travel.
An investigation into the accident is ongoing at this time. There is no additional information available.
Car Accidents in Florida
According to the statistics released by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, there were approximately 400,000 reported car accidents in Florida in 2019. A large number of reported accidents take place on major roadways and highways such as Interstate 95. There are many interstate highways in Florida with hundreds of thousands of vehicles on these interstates each day. Due to the higher traffic volume and speed limits, highways are often a dangerous place for both drivers and passengers. Even a single instance of negligent driving can result in a catastrophic accident.
If you or a loved one have been affected by a Florida car accident, our thoughts are with you. We understand the difficulty that you are facing during this time as you work towards your recovery. Whether you are a victim or a family member, you are no doubt experiencing a great deal of stress. As the medical bills continue to pile up and your financial situation is affected, you may wonder whether you can receive compensation for your losses.
Fortunately, there is help available. Under Florida law, when you or your family member have been injured in a crash that was not your fault, you could be entitled to recovery for your medical bills, pain and suffering, and more. Only an experienced car accident attorney in Florida can make sure that you receive the compensation you deserve.
Here at Boone & Davis Law, we will fight for you when your back is against the wall. From our office in Fort Lauderdale, we proudly represent clients throughout South Florida and we would be honored to help you as well. For more than 35 years, we have helped recover millions of dollars in total compensation on behalf of our clients.
Our firm stands ready to assist you at any time. We provide free consultations and case evaluations for all potential and prospective clients. Our firm handles most accident cases on a contingency fee basis so there is no upfront fee and no financial obligation to you until we obtain a recovery on your behalf. To schedule your appointment with a member of our team, please contact us using the link on our website or give us a call at 954-566-9919.
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