Hillsborough Co, FL (February 26, 2021) – A serious car accident in Hillsborough County on Friday, February 26, required assistance from local authorities.
The accident occurred early that morning at around 8:13 a.m. The scene of the collision was located on Veterans Expressway SB near Memorial Highway. The express lanes of the highway were closed following the crash.
The extent of the resulting damages has not been revealed at this time. The injured parties were provided medical aid by responding paramedics at the scene. No further updates on the crash are currently available.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is currently underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Crashes in Tampa, Florida
Any time you are traveling in a motor vehicle, you are at risk of being involved in a serious car accident. Vehicle collisions are the leading contributors to death and serious injury for Florida residents, and the state has one of the highest vehicle fatality rates in the nation. A total of 3,133 people were killed in 2,915 car crashes across the state in 2018 alone. Urban streets are the site of nearly 60% of Florida car accidents.
Florida auto accidents can leave victims and their families with significant injuries and other financial damages, and these are often enough to completely disrupt a victim’s life. Big cities throughout the state have busy and congested roadways, which set the scene for a serious or life-threatening collision. These severe and fatal accidents can result in significant damages, including the cost of medical bills, lost income from being unable to return to work, or pain and suffering that lingers long after the crash.
The aggressive Florida car crash lawyers at Catania and Catania will help you explore all your legal options after being unfairly injured by a reckless driver. Our legal team has years of combined experience helping crash victims pursue personal injury claims, and we will make sure you and your case are treated fairly. If you were injured in a Florida car accident, give us a call at (813) 544-7096 to discuss your case today and see how our lawyers can help you recover the full value of your claim.
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Disclaimer: Our intent with these posts is to honor the victims of these accidents and inform the public about how to avoid these accidents and what to do in the event of one. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scenes.
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