Eustis, FL (April 9, 2021) – On Friday morning, April 9, a fatal motorcycle accident occurred at an intersection in Eustis.
According to officials, the crash took place at the intersection of FL-44 and Cassia Church Road. Florida Highway Patrol officials confirmed that a 56-year-old Eustis man was driving a Ford pickup truck and attempted to turn left, traveling directly into the path of a motorcycle. The two collided, causing the 87-year-old rider to be ejected from his motorcycle.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were present at the scene. The motorcyclist was pronounced dead.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in Florida
Motorcycle accidents happen more commonly in the state of Florida than in many other states throughout the U.S. Hundreds of lives are taken in motorcycle accidents each year in the state of Florida. In just one recent year, it is estimated that approximately 600 people were killed in fatal accidents involving motorcycles. It is never easy to lose a loved one in a motorcycle-related collision but this is the reality that hundreds of families face every year. If you have lost a loved one in an accident, it is crucial that you have the help of an attorney on your side.
It is never easy to face the loss of a loved one taken too soon in a Florida motorcycle accident. Losing a loved one can impact your life on both emotional and financial levels. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to keep up with the bills that continue to pile up. Family members should never have to deal with the stressful aftermath of an accident on their own. If you have lost someone you love in an accident, you have every right to seek the help of a legal advocate. See our proven track record of success representing those who have lost loved ones in accidents at www.chadrobinson.com.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have suffered the loss of loved ones due to an accident. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident that is not your fault. Speaking with a skilled legal advocate can ensure that your rights are being protected after you have lost somebody closest to you due to negligent reasons. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (786) 519-2423 to find out what options you have.
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