Clearwater, FL (October 21, 2020) – Around 6:32 p.m. on Tuesday, October 20, a car crash with injuries occurred at an intersection in Clearwater.
Clearwater officials confirmed that the accident took place at the intersection of Keene Road and Nursery Road. It is believed that two or more vehicles collided at the intersection, causing them to become severely damaged as a result.
Paramedics and fire crews were present at the scene of the accident where they assisted those with injuries. The injured victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
Due to the severity of the accident, all southbound lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Intersections are known for being some of the most common places for car accidents in the entire state. Thousands of collisions that occur in Florida take place in these areas. In just one year’s time in the entire U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the negligence of others. Many people believe that these accidents are mere fender-benders but sometimes they are much worse and more devastating. If you have been harmed in an intersection-related crash and wonder where you can turn, it is imperative that you have legal help by your side.
Florida car accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. If you can show that another party is to blame for your accident, you may be successful in your claim. However, you will have to gather evidence that will be useful in your claim, meet certain deadlines that have been outlined in your claim, work with the insurance company, and more. If you have been injured and wonder where you can turn, it is essential that you have the help of a personal injury attorney by your side.
Our attorneys at Catania & Catania are here to offer our assistance to you following a collision that is not your fault. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident that was caused by another party. Our attorneys will ensure that your rights are being protected as you work toward compensation to cover aspects like medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. If you have been harmed in a car crash and wonder where you can turn, please contact a Florida accident attorney at (813) 544-7096 to find out how we can assist you.
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