Cocoa, FL (April 26, 2021) – At 5:20 a.m. on the morning of Monday, April 26, a car accident occurred at an intersection in Cocoa.
According to Orange County officials, the accident happened at the intersection of FL-520 and East Colonial Drive when two vehicles collided with each other. It is believed that the vehicles collided after they entered the intersection at the same time.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Several victims received injuries and were taken to the hospital for treatment.
The intersection was blocked in the area for a period of time as police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the collision continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Hundreds of thousands of people are injured in Florida car accidents every year due to the recklessness of others. In just one recent year’s time, approximately 200,000 people were injured in these horrific accidents. These collisions happen in many different areas of Florida such as parking lots and highways, though intersections are among the most common. In just one year’s time in Florida, approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents take place due to the reckless acts of others. If you have been injured in a car accident and you are unsure about where you can turn, you should seek the help of a legal advocate.
Many people are seriously injured in Florida car accidents every year. Some of the most catastrophic injuries that stem from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, fractures, organ damage, burns, and more. These injuries sometimes land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time at work as they hope for their return. Being hurt in a car accident can leave you with a variety of questions as you attempt to get back on your feet. It is important that you speak with a Florida personal injury attorney that you can trust in your time of need.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we are here to help you as you navigate the legal system after a Florida car accident. We understand how devastating it can be to face the aftermath of an accident and offer help and resources to you in your time of need. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of financial aspects at this time. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (786) 519-2423 for more information.
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