Lakeland, FL (May 4, 2021) – There were confirmed injuries after a car crash on Tuesday, May 4, in the Lakeland area.
The incident was reported early that morning at around 8:28 a.m. The scene was located at the intersection of Harden Boulevard and W. Beacon Road. Emergency responders were sighted at the scene providing aid to the injured parties.
At this time, the severity and number of related injuries have not been confirmed. The area was closed for some time while emergency response units were present. The identities of the crash victims have been withheld.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Tampa Florida Car Accidents
Driving is one of the most dangerous things we do nearly every single day. There are more than 400,000 auto accidents reported annually in Florida, resulting in over 3,000 traffic fatalities on average. The state has one of the highest vehicle fatality rates in the nation. With more than 15 million licensed motorists in Florida, statistics show that nearly 5% of state drivers will be involved in a collision on average.
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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