St. Petersburg, FL (November 12, 2020) – Around 6:56 a.m. on the morning of Thursday, November 12, a serious car accident with injuries took place in St. Petersburg.
Pinellas County officials confirmed that the accident occurred in the area of 426 Paris Avenue South when multiple vehicles collided with each other. The circumstances of the accident are not yet known.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident where they helped those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries. Their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. 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
Hundreds of thousands of victims are injured in Florida car accidents every year due to the recklessness of others. In just one recent year’s time, in fact, over 254,000 people were injured due to these accidents within the state. Some of the most common reasons for these accidents include driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you can show that another party is to blame for your accident, you can be successful in your claim.
Speaking with a Florida car accident is one of the best decisions that you can make when it comes to your personal injury claim. An attorney will be able to help you answer many questions you likely have about your case. For instance, will your claim be settled in court or won’t it make it there? What deadlines will you have to abide by? What types of evidence are most useful in proving your claim? These are aspects you will have to understand, which is why you should have an attorney by your side.
At Catania & Catania, our skilled and resourceful accident attorneys have dedicated our lives to assisting those injured in Florida car accidents. We understand how overwhelmed you are likely feeling after an accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys can ensure that your rights are being protected as you navigate the legal system for the first time. We have the resources necessary to make this process easier for you. Our attorneys are here to listen to you and answer any questions you may have. Please contact a Florida accident attorney at (813) 544-7096 for more information on what options are available for you.
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