Gandy, FL (January 16, 2020) – Around 8:30 a.m. this morning, January 16, Tampa Police were called to the scene of a car accident on the Howard Frankland Bridge in Gandy.
According to police, multiple vehicles were involved in the collision and were blocking all lanes of the bridge for a period of time. It took police several hours to clear the roadway.
Paramedics and various other emergency responders were called to the scene of the collision to assist those with injuries. The extent of those injuries is not yet known.
Police continue to investigate the collision at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In just one year, over 166,000 people are hospitalized due to Florida accidents. These accidents occur due to many reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. These accidents commonly occur due to the reckless acts of others and leave victims in a difficult position. Speaking with a Florida car accident attorney can help you move forward in your time of need.
At Catania & Catania, our skilled attorneys understand how challenging it can be to face an accident on your own. This is especially true when you know that another party is responsible for causing your injuries. You may find that you are eligible for aspects like medical bills, pain and suffering, lost wages, and more. Please contact our skilled law firm at (813) 544-7096 for the help you deserve.
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