New Port Richey, FL (November 14, 2019) – Police claim that a pedestrian crash took place in New Port Richey that led to injuries in one person this past week.
The accident happened on November 11 at the intersection of Madison Street and Arthur Avenue in New Port Richey. A female teenager, whose name and exact age has not yet been released, was struck by a passenger vehicle at the intersection.
Police have not confirmed the circumstances leading up to the accident. The teenager was left with a head injury and taken to the hospital, though her exact condition is not known.
The accident investigation is currently ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
In 2018, Florida ranked 5th highest within the entire U.S. for pedestrian fatalities. Many pedestrians are also injured every year in Florida and sustain injuries like spinal cord injuries, TBIs, organ damage, fractures, and even death due to these accidents. Victims might wonder how they can obtain compensation for aspects like lost wages, medical treatment, and more during these difficult times. Victims should contact a Florida pedestrian accident attorney as soon as possible following a collision.
For decades, our dedicated and compassionate attorneys at Catania & Catania have helped numerous victims recover after a sudden and unexpected accident that has left them with injuries. Being injured in an accident can be life-altering and leave you with more questions than answers. Please contact our skilled pedestrian accident attorneys for more information on your legal options at (813) 544-7096.
Note: This post was created with the help of secondary sources operating independently from Catania & 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.
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