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Keystone Heights, FL – Tanker Truck Accident at State Rd 21 Intersection
Keystone Heights, FL (March 10, 2020) – Early this morning, a tanker truck accident took place at the intersection of State Road 21 and Woodland Drive.
The Florida Highway Patrol arrived at the scene of the collision where they found that a tanker truck overturned and that two other vehicles also became involved in the accident.
Gasoline allegedly spilled out of the truck when it rolled over but was quickly contained.
Police also confirmed that at least one person was injured in the accident. The conditions of those involved are not yet known.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Florida
Thousands of truck accidents occur monthly on Florida roadways. In just 2016 alone, it was estimated that approximately 41,000 truck accidents took place due to the negligence of others within the entirety of the state. The aftermath of a truck collision can be incredibly catastrophic due to the fact that trucks are so large compared to other vehicles. If you have suffered damages in one of these accidents, you should always be prepared to speak with a Florida truck accident attorney.
Our personal injury attorneys at Sheftall & Associates have compassionately assisted victims on their path toward compensation. We will help you bring one of these complex claims against a party who you have deemed negligent. You have a right to compensation for aspects like lost wages, medical bills, and more during these difficult times. Please contact our law firm in Florida at (904) 638-7712 for more information on your options moving forward.
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