Clearwater, FL (May 13, 2021) – On Wednesday, May 12, at least one person sustained injuries in the aftermath of a car crash in the Clearwater area.
Emergency responders were dispatched to the scene that night at around 6:10 p.m. Two vehicles reportedly collided at the intersection of FL-580 WB and McMullen Booth Road. Two right westbound lanes on the highway were blocked due to the accident.
There were confirmed injuries resulting from the crash. First responders were on-site to provide aid to the injured parties. The identities of the involved parties have not been disclosed at this time.
The crash investigation is being managed by local authorities.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Reckless Driving Crashes in Tampa FL
A reckless driver can quickly turn just another outing into a catastrophic traffic accident. Statistics reveal that nearly one-third of annual traffic fatalities involve a reckless motorist, contributing to roughly 13,000 deadly crashes on average. Human error is cited as a factor in nearly 90% of reported car crashes in the United States.
In most cases, the negligence of one or more parties is responsible for serious car crashes across the state of Florida, and these collisions can leave victims with severe or life-threatening injuries. What you do in the moments immediately following a crash can greatly impact any potential Florida personal injury claim, determining your ability to obtain a reasonable settlement. Injured parties should contact a Tampa car crash attorney for efficient, knowledgeable, and compassionate legal representation.
The team of lawyers at Catania and Catania strives to help victims who are harmed in collisions throughout Florida to ensure their rights are protected after being unfairly injured by a reckless driver. Our legal team is dedicated to fighting for victims to ensure they have the compensation they deserve to cover the medical treatment they need to make a full recovery. If you have been unfairly injured in a Tampa car crash, contact us today at (813) 544-7096 to see how we can help.
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