Dade City, FL (February 12, 2020) – The Florida Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a fatal head-on collision on FL-35 in Dade City.
The accident happened yesterday morning around 6 a.m. The driver of a Toyota Camry was attempting to pass a Silverado when his vehicle collided head-on with a truck for reasons that are not yet known.
The 24-year-old driver of the Toyota, identified as a male from Winter Garden, tragically passed away at the scene of the accident. The driver of the truck was taken to the hospital for treatment of his injuries.
No further details have been released but the investigation is ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Florida
Thousands of people lose their lives and many more are hospitalized due to serious collisions each year in Florida. In just one year’s time, it was determined that over 2,900 lives were taken as a result of these serious collisions. Many victims lose their lives prematurely in these serious accidents due to the reckless acts of others. If you have lost somebody you love in a serious accident, you should always be prepared to speak with a Florida wrongful death attorney.
At Catania & Catania, our skilled attorneys help victims fight for the rights of victims after they have lost somebody close to them. We understand how overwhelmed a family might be feeling after losing a loved one on emotional and financial levels. You have many rights to compensation. Please contact our law firm at (813) 544-7096 for more information on your rights moving forward.