Palm Harbor, FL (November 23, 2020) – Around 11:26 a.m. on Saturday, November 21, a serious car accident led to injuries in Palm Harbor.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the accident took place on Highway 19 around the area of Curlew Road. A local 83-year-old man was driving his vehicle headed northbound when he went to make a left turn into Harbor Freight Tools. When he made his turn, his vehicle collided with a pickup truck.
The driver of the passenger vehicle was immediately transported to a trauma center for treatment of his serious injuries. The 28-year-old male driver of the pickup truck was taken to a local hospital for treatment of minor injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for some time.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
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