Tarpon Springs, FL (September 18, 2020) – Around 6:32 p.m. on Thursday, September 17, a car accident with injuries occurred in Tarpon Springs.
According to police, the crash took place at the intersection of East Lake Road and Pine Ridge Boulevard when two vehicles collided with one another. It is believed that the vehicles entered the intersection at the same time, leading to the collision. Both vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the collision. They assisted those with injuries, though the extent of the injuries is not entirely known.
All lanes of traffic were blocked for a period of time following the collision. Police urged those in the area to use other routes for some time.
No further details have been released but 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
In one year’s time in the state of Florida, hundreds of thousands of people are injured due to the negligence of others. In fact, data showed that approximately 254,000 injurious accidents occurred in Florida in one recent year. These accidents occur due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and many other aspects. Car accidents sometimes lead to injurious results and leave victims in a challenging position. It is important that those who have been injured in a serious accident speak with an attorney in their time of need.
In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down by an accident that is not your fault. As many individuals do following a collision, you may have a variety of questions for an attorney. How will you gather the evidence needed to prove your claim? What deadlines will you be expected to meet? What should and shouldn’t you say to the insurance adjuster when it comes to your case? These are all questions that you may have that only an attorney will be able to answer. It is important that you seek the immediate help of a Florida car accident attorney in your time of need.
At Catania & Catania, our skilled personal injury attorneys are here for you when it comes to your claim. With years of experience, we have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those injured in sudden and unexpected car accidents. We understand how devastating a collision can be and offer our support to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward obtaining compensation for damages like medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and so much more. You have many rights and should never have to stand alone after a responsible party has caused an accident. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (813) 544-7096 to find out what options are available for you at this time.
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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