Ocala, FL – Car Accident at Bonnie Heath Blvd and NW 60th AveJacksonville Accident News
Ocala, FL (July 16, 2020) – This morning, authorities and other responders were dispatched to the scene of a car accident at an Ocala intersection.
According to authorities, the collision took place around 10:50 a.m. when two vehicles collided for unknown reasons at the intersection of Bonnie Heath Boulevard and Northwest 60th Avenue.
Though few details have been provided, it is believed that one of the vehicles entered into the intersection at the same time as another, causing them to forcefully collide with each other. The damages that resulted from the collision were severe.
Due to injuries, paramedics and numerous other responders were prompted to the scene of the accident. One or more victims were injured and taken to the hospital for treatment. Their conditions are not yet known.
The right lane of traffic was blocked at the intersection for a period of time following the accident. Police quickly worked to clear the roadway.
No further details have been released to the public but police continue their investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Car accidents occur at intersections every single day in Florida, leading to thousands of injuries in one year’s time. According to recent statistics by the Florida Highway Safety and Motor Vehicle Department, approximately 200,000 car accidents lead to injuries in Florida every year. In just one day’s time, over 1,000 car crashes occur, with many of these leading to injuries. Because accidents are so prevalent on Florida roadways, those traveling on our roads should always be careful and obey traffic rules and regulations.
The aftermath of a Florida car accident can be a stressful time in your life, from the moment you are rushed to the hospital with injuries to the moment you decide you will file an injury claim for reimbursement. Many individuals face the legal system each year as they come to terms with their injuries. If you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault, you should always be prepared to speak with a personal injury attorney who can help you achieve compensation to cover all of your losses.
At Sheftall & Associates, our Florida accident attorneys understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident that is not your fault. With decades of experience, we have helped many victims of car accidents work toward compensation to cover aspects like medical bills that continue to pile up, lost income from missed time at work, pain and suffering for emotional distress, and many other related aspects. We will help you gather the evidence you need in your claim and help you investigate your claim so that you can hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you through their reckless actions. From the very beginning, you should have a knowledgeable attorney on your side who has handled cases like these in the past. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney at (904) 569-6025 for the help you deserve.
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