Ocala, FL – Car Accident at 99th St and 49th Ave IntersectionJacksonville Accident News
Ocala, FL (July 22, 2020) – Around 11 a.m. this morning, a car accident with injuries took place at an intersection in Ocala.
The accident, according to police, took place at the intersection of 99th Street and 49th Avenue when two vehicles collided with one another. It is believed that the vehicles collided after they entered the intersection at the same time.
Numerous emergency responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident including fire crews and paramedics. EMS crews assisted those with injuries. It is believed that one or more victims were hospitalized.
There was a roadblock issued in the area. Police quickly cleared the scene of the accident and traffic resumed as normal.
Police continue their investigation into the accident at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
One of the most common places for car accidents is intersections. In just one year’s time in the U.S., millions of intersection accidents are reported due to the recklessness of others. In fact, over 2.5 million intersection accidents occurred in one recent year due to the negligence of others. Florida sees more accidents every year than many other states, with a large percentage taking place due to the negligence of others and leading to injuries. Being injured in a car accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever faced. However, you have options as you move forward.
Car accidents occur in Florida due to many reasons each year including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and a variety of other aspects. An attorney will take a close look at your claim to ensure that you have options available for you and will attempt to dictate how much you might receive from a party who caused you harm. You have a right to bring a claim for damages such as medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. The aftermath of a car accident can impact your life emotionally, physically, and financially. With the help of a Florida car accident attorney, you can move forward during these difficult times.
If you have been injured in a serious car accident, our personal injury attorneys at Sheftall & Associates are here to help you protect your rights. You should never leave your case to chance, especially when you know that another party is completely to blame. You can seek justice and win your claim for financial recovery so that you can get back on your feet when you need it the most. Please contact an accident attorney in Florida at (904) 569-6025 for more information on your legal options.
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