Tampa, FL (April 30, 2021) – There were reported injuries at the scene of a Tampa vehicle collision on Friday, April 30.
Local authorities were notified of the crash early that morning at around 7:38 a.m. The site was located at the crossing of Veterans Expressway and W. Hillsborough Avenue. Two right lanes on the highway were closed following the accident.
At this time, the extent of the related injuries has not been confirmed. Emergency responders were on-site to render aid to the injured parties. No further updates on the conditions of the crash victims are available at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the collision is in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Vehicle Collisions in Tampa Florida
Florida drivers are notorious for their actions while traveling on the state’s roadways. There are more than 15 million licensed motorists in the state, and statistics show that nearly 5% of Florida drivers will be involved in a crash in a given year. There are more than 400,000 auto accidents reported annually across the state, contributing to over 3,000 traffic fatalities on average.
In Florida, other drivers owe a duty to use reasonable care when operating a motor vehicle. Unfortunately, many drivers in the state breach this duty and cause catastrophic car accidents. The resulting damages following a car accident can impact a victim’s life. The driver responsible for causing a Florida car accident can be held responsible for any resulting injuries. Before you discuss your claim with an insurance company, you should consult with a qualified Tampa car crash attorney.
When you are injured in a Florida car crash, you need to pursue a personal injury claim in order to recover lost compensation. Obtaining legal advice and representation is essential in the early stages. Catania and Catania will protect your rights when dealing with the authorities or insurance companies, and our experienced legal team will help you construct a strong case to fight for the compensation you deserve. If you have been injured by a negligent driver, contact our law offices today at (813) 544-7096 to see how we can help.
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