West Palm Beach, FL – Fredrick Lee Killed in Fatal Crash on Southern Blvd
West Palm Beach, FL (January 20, 2021) – One teenager was killed and three others were seriously injured on Tuesday, January 19 during an auto accident in West Palm Beach. The crash occurred on Southern Boulevard near Florida’s Turnpike.
The fatal incident took place in the 6500 block of Southern Boulevard near Cleary Road. A 2002 Buick Park Avenue spun out and struck two palm trees before coming to a final stop in the eastbound lanes of the roadway.
The deceased teenager was identified as 19-year-old Fredrick Lee, reports stated. Medical professionals pronounced him deceased at the scene of the crash.
The three individuals who were injured were identified as Buck Mosley, 19, of Delray Beach; Trayvon Paul, 20, of Boynton Beach; and Anthony Diggs, 18, of Boynton Beach. They were all transported to nearby medical centers for treatment via ambulance.
Southern Boulevard was closed while paramedics and other emergency responders worked at the scene. Local drivers were asked to use alternate routes.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with everyone affected by this fatal crash in West Palm Beach.
West Palm Beach Auto Accidents
An auto accident in Florida occurs approximately once every 84 seconds. A fatal collision in Florida occurs approximately once every three hours or around 3,000 times per year. Florida auto accidents can occur for many different reasons, but currently, the leading cause is distracted driving. This negligent driver behavior accounts for nearly a quarter of all accidents in Florida.
Being injured in a Florida car accident can be a very frightening, draining, and stressful experience. You could be dealing with a multitude of different issues after your involvement in an injurious car crash in Florida. Debilitating pain could result from being injured in an incident of this magnitude, as well as mental stress and anguish depending on the circumstances and severity of the wreck.
Losing a loved one due to the negligence of another person on the road entitles you to the option to collect financial compensation for the losses that may have resulted from the incident. A wrongful death attorney in Florida will be able to help you better understand your existing legal rights as well as exercise them in order to collect full and fair compensation in order to cover things like medical bills, mental health bills, funeral costs, and more.
Contact a Florida personal injury attorney today in order to get started on your own personal injury claim if you are under the impression that your injuries were the result of another person’s carelessness while on the road. The skilled and experienced Florida personal injury lawyers at Boone & Davis have been successfully preserving and protecting the rights of those injured in Florida traffic accidents for decades and are passionate about providing our clients with the most significant compensation possible. We want your recovery from your recent traffic accident to be as painless as possible, in more aspects than just the physical. We strive to assist you financially, mentally, and in any other way, you may require after being injured by another person’s negligence.
Call our law firm today at (813) 544-7096 for more information on how you can successfully move forward from your injuries and losses you may have incurred in a recent traffic collision caused by carelessness.
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