St Petersburg, FL (June 7, 2021) – A traffic accident in the St. Petersburg area on Monday, June 7, required aid from local officials.
At around 10:18 a.m. that morning, emergency responders were called to the scene. Local reports indicated that the collision occurred at the crossing of 34th Street S. and 6th Avenue S. Multiple lanes were closed on both sides of the roadway following the accident.
Details on the extent of the related damages are limited at this time. The area was closed temporarily after investigators and paramedics arrived. The identities of the injured parties have not been revealed at this time.
Local authorities are currently managing the ongoing accident investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Tampa Intersection Crashes
While crossing an intersection, the chance of a collision is increased substantially. Roughly 40% of reported auto accidents occur at roadway crossings, with more than 2.5 million crashes occurring in these areas of the road each year. Statistics show that almost 22% of intersection accidents involve left-hand turns, and these wrecks account for roughly 50% of injury crashes.
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.
The aggressive Florida car crash lawyers at Catania and Catania will help you explore all your legal options after being unfairly injured by a reckless driver. Our legal team has years of combined experience helping crash victims pursue personal injury claims, and we will make sure you and your case are treated fairly. If you were injured in a Florida car accident, give us a call at (813) 544-7096 to discuss your case today and see how our lawyers can help you recover the full value of your claim.
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