Clearwater, FL (August 3, 2020) – On Saturday, August 1, a car accident with serious injuries took place at an intersection in Clearwater.
The accident, according to Pinellas County deputies, happened at the intersection of McMullen Booth Road and Drew Street when two vehicles collided with each other. The accident involved two sedans. One of the sedans sustained severe front-end damage while the other had extensive damages to the side. It is believed that the vehicles entered the intersection at the same time.
Numerous paramedics and emergency responders were present at the scene of the accident. EMS crews assisted those with injuries, though the extent of the injuries is not yet known. The parties were hospitalized as a result.
The intersection was completely blocked for a period of time following the accident.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Hundreds of thousands of car accidents lead to injuries every year in the state of Florida. In just one recent year, it was reported that approximately 254,000 people were seriously injured in these horrific collisions while others lost their lives. Intersections are known for being some of the most dangerous places on our roads when it comes to serious accidents. Recently, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place in the U.S. due to the recklessness of others. Being involved in one of these accidents can have a huge and lasting impact on your life. It is essential that you speak with a skilled attorney who has handled these cases in the past so that you know what you are facing.
Car accidents tend to take place in the blink of an eye and can leave victims in a challenging position. Those involved in these accidents obtain serious injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. Those who have been injured in car accidents might wonder what options they have as they work on their recovery. Nobody who has been injured in a car accident should have to pay for a variety of financial aspects on their own. Because the aftermath of a car accident can impact your life in many ways, it is essential that you speak with a car accident attorney in Florida immediately.
Our personal injury attorneys at Catania & Catania understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys have the resources you need to prove your claim and get back on your feet so that you can financially recover for a wide array of aspects. Some of these include medical expenses that continue to pile up, lost wages due to missing work, and pain and suffering among others. It can be difficult to handle a personal injury claim on your own but we are here to protect you every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (813) 544-7096 to find out what options are available for you.
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