Archer, FL – Car Crash with Injuries at Williston Rd and 131st Ln
Archer, FL (July 21, 2020) – This morning, police responded to the scene of a car crash at an intersection in Archer.
The accident, according to authorities, happened around 11:16 a.m. when two vehicles collided at the intersection of Southwest Williston Road and 131st Lane. The vehicles collided for reasons that are not yet known and led to extensive damages.
Numerous emergency responders including law enforcement officials, fire crews, and paramedics were present at the scene of the accident. They assisted those with injuries, though the extent of the injuries is not yet known. It is believed that two or more parties were taken to the hospital for treatment.
Police closed down various lanes of traffic following the collision. All lanes were quickly reopened by police.
No further details have been provided. 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 recent year’s time, hundreds of thousands of car accidents occur in Florida due to the negligence of others. In fact, in one year, approximately 254,000 people were injured in car accidents due to the negligent acts of others. Though many of these accidents lead to minor injuries and only require treatment at the scene of the accident, others lead to severe injuries that could send victims to the hospital for weeks or even months. Collisions that occur due to negligent reasons can affect every aspect of your life and leave you with questions, especially if you believe that a party should be held liable for their actions. It is important that you are aware of your options during these challenging times.
Recent statistics point toward the fact that car accidents are always increasing on Florida roads. In just one day, an average of 1,100 car accidents happen in the state of Florida, which means that hundreds of victims could be injured in just one week’s time. Individuals do not always pay close attention to the roads around them, which is why accidents happen due to distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and many other related aspects. You have a right to hold a party liable for their reckless acts so that you can move forward on physical and financial levels. With the help of a Florida car accident attorney, this is possible.
At Sheftall & Associates, our personal injury attorneys will stand by your side and assist you as you navigate the complex legal system. If you abide by all of the deadlines in your claim and gather the necessary evidence to hold a party liable, you will have a successful claim. We will ensure that all of these aspects are met and that you have the resources necessary to receive the best outcome in your case. After you have been harmed in an accident caused by another party, you should not have to stand alone. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (904) 569-6025 for more information on your legal options.
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