The roadway remained closed for several hours after the crash took place. Investigators are still looking into the accident at this time and no charges have yet been issued. Troopers believe that alcohol, speed, or drugs may have played a role in the accident. There is no additional information available at this time.

We wish to offer our most sincere condolences to all affected by this tragic New Year’s Day crash in Miami.

Fatal Car Accidents in Miami

Miami-Dade County has the most reported car accidents of any county in Florida. According to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, there were 64,495 car accidents in Miami in 2019 and 335 reported fatalities as a result of these accidents. Although the number of reported crashes actually decreased in 2019, the number of fatalities increased by more than 40 people. These numbers show us some of the dangers that are present each day for drivers in and around the Miami area. Many of these reported crashes involve injuries and death to innocent victims.

If you or a loved one have been affected by a Miami car accident, it is important to understand your legal rights. While not all car accidents in Miami cause injuries, many of them do. The injuries sustained in a car accident can be a devastating experience for both victims and their families, especially when they are caused by the actions of a negligent driver. Here at Boone & Davis, our car accident attorneys in Miami can make sure that you are protected following an unexpected tragedy. We know and understand the law and we will help you obtain the compensation you deserve if you have been affected by someone else’s negligence. For more than 40 years, we have proudly served clients and their families throughout the Miami area and we would be honored to assist you as well.

We are standing by now to take your call at any time. Our firm offers free consultations and case evaluations for all potential and prospective clients. Do not delay in reaching out to us to protect your family and your legal rights. To schedule your free consultation with a member of our team, please contact us using the link provided on our website or give us a call at 954-566-9919.