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Pomona Park, FL – DUI Crash at US-17 and Main St
Pomona Park, FL (February 5, 2020) – On Monday, February 3, a man was charged following a DUI crash at the intersection of US-17 and Main Street in Pomona Park.
At the time, 30-year-old Raymond Butler turned his Chevy Silverado onto Main Street at the intersection, crossing in front of an oncoming van. The two vehicles collided forcefully.
The 32-year-old male driver of the van was sent to the hospital with serious injuries. Police also reported that there was a 29-year-old woman and three children in the Silverado with Butler at the time.
Butler was charged with DUI, DUI with serious bodily injury, and a variety of other charges.
The investigation into the collision continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
DUI Accidents in Florida
In 2017, it was reported that approximately 5,000 alcohol-related accidents took place in the state of Florida. Many of these accidents lead to catastrophic injuries such as broken bones, TBIs, spinal cord injuries, internal organ damage, and more. Some of these accidents are even fatal in nature. It is important that victims speak with a skilled car accident attorney in your time of need.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys understand how overwhelming the aftermath of a collision can be on a victim’s life and offer our support. As such, we will help you compensate for aspects like lost wages, medical bills, pain and suffering, and more. You deserve to speak with a legal advocate who can help you every step of the way. Please contact our law firm at (904) 638-7712 to find out what options are available for you.
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