Plant City, FL (April 28, 2020) – Hillsborough County authorities responded to the scene of a rollover accident on FL-400 in Plant City.
The accident happened around 12:50 a.m. on April 25 on FL-400 around the area of Branch Forbes Road. A 33-year-old man was allegedly driving his pickup truck west on the highway when he moved from the center lane to the outside lane, which is where his vehicle was struck by a tractor-trailer.
The pickup truck forcefully traveled into the median and collided with a guardrail, where it then flipped over several times.
The 33-year-old man and his 45-year-old female passenger were seriously injured in the accident. They were both hospitalized. The driver of the tractor-trailer was not injured.
The investigation into the collision is currently ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Vehicle rollovers happen every day and are known for being some of the most catastrophic accidents on our roads. In one year’s time in the U.S., over 2.1% of car accidents are rollovers. These are among the most severe Florida car accidents, which is why victims might wonder how they can move forward both physically and financially after an accident. Victims are urged to speak with a Florida personal injury attorney after they have suffered sudden losses.
Our attorneys at Catania & Catania are dedicated to helping those in need after they have been harmed in a life-altering accident. We understand the turmoil that you are facing as you navigate the legal system on your path toward compensation following an accident that is not your fault. Please contact our skilled accident attorneys at (813) 544-7096 for more information on your legal options.
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