Sarasota, FL (February 17, 2020) – According to the Sarasota Police Department, two people were injured in a pedestrian accident at 1200 North Palm Ave.
The crash took place at the entrance to the Palm Avenue parking garage. Police did not comment on the circumstances but believe that the two were walking when they were struck by a passenger vehicle.
Two were rushed to the Sarasota Memorial Hospital with injuries.
At this time, the investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
In 2018, Florida rated 5th on a list of states with the highest amount of pedestrian fatalities, with these numbers increasing every year. These accidents are most likely to cause the most harm due to the fact that pedestrians are incredibly vulnerable and prone to the worst harm. If you or someone you love has been injured in one of these accidents, it is essential that you speak with a pedestrian accident attorney in Florida for more information.
At Catania & Catania, our skilled accident attorneys have helped numerous victims collect compensation for pain and suffering, lost wages, medical bills, therapy costs, and many other aspects after a pedestrian accident. We understand how overwhelming the aftermath of one of these collisions can become and hope to assist you every step of the way. Please contact our accident attorneys in Florida for more information on your options 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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