Lutz, FL (December 4, 2019) – Tampa Police responded to the scene of a serious pedestrian accident on the Dale Mabry Highway that led to injuries in Lutz.
The accident, according to police, took place when a vehicle struck a pedestrian on the highway. The northbound lanes of traffic were closed down in the area around the area of Ohio Avenue.
Police have not given any updates on the condition of the pedestrian but it is believed that the injured pedestrian was hospitalized with injuries.
The accident remains ongoing at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
Florida experiences one of the highest amounts of pedestrian accidents than many other states in the U.S. Pedestrians are at particular risk when it comes to accidents due to the fact that they lack protections and are not always kept safe from harm. Being injured in one of these accidents can be a horrific and confusing time, which means that you need a legal advocate on your side who will protect your rights when a driver has acted negligently. It is important that a victim turns to the help of a pedestrian accident attorney in their time of need.
At Catania & Catania, our skilled attorneys continue to stand by the sides of victims in their time of need following a serious collision. There is nothing more overwhelming on physical and financial levels than an accident that was not your fault. It can be a long road to recovery that you should not have to endure on your own. Contact our law firm in Florida for the help you deserve at (813) 544-7096.
Note: This post was created with the help of secondary sources operating independently from Catania and Catania. Accordingly, the information used from these sources has not been independently confirmed by our staff. If anything included in these posts is incorrect, please inform us and we will correct the inaccurate information or remove the post completely.
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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