Pinellas Park, FL (June 9, 2021) – There were serious injuries reported after an SUV crashed into a tree in the Pinellas Park area on Wednesday, June 9.
Local sources revealed that the accident occurred at the 9000 block of 49th Street at around 5:20 a.m. that morning. An SUV traveling on the roadway reportedly left the roadway where it collided with a tree. First responders were dispatched to the scene to render aid to the involved parties.
According to law enforcement officials, a total of five passengers sustained serious injuries in the crash. The injured parties were transported to a local hospital for treatment. The area was blocked for several hours while emergency response units were present.
An investigation into the cause of the crash is currently being managed by local officials.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Auto Accidents in Tampa FL
Every time you hit the road, there is a chance you will be involved in a serious collision — either as a driver or a passenger. In Florida, there are more than 400,000 car crashes reported annually in the state, meaning that more than 1,000 accidents take place each day. Statistics reveal that nearly 5% of the 15 million licensed drivers in the state will be involved in a crash in a given year.
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.
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