Maitland, FL (March 5, 2021) – Around 3:40 p.m. on the afternoon of Friday, March 5, a car crash took place at an intersection in Maitland.
According to Orange County officials, the accident occurred at the intersection of US-17 and Packwood Avenue. It is believed that two or more vehicles entered the intersection at the same time, which led to the damaging collision.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were called to the scene. One or more victims were immediately hospitalized with injuries.
Due to the severity of the accident, all lanes of traffic were blocked for some time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Intersections are known for being some of the most common and dangerous areas on Florida roads. These accidents can happen in the blink of an eye when drivers are not paying close attention to what is happening around them. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., it is estimated that approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents occurred due to the reckless acts of others. If you have been injured in a serious car accident, it is important that you seek the dedicated help of an accident attorney.
Being injured in a Florida car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. You will likely have a variety of questions that only an attorney will be able to answer. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to your claim? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? What should you say the first time you speak with the insurance company involved in your case? These are questions that you can answer only with the help of a Florida personal injury attorney by your side.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we are here to guide you after you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident and offer our assistance to you in your time of need. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of financial damages such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. You should always have the dedicated help of an attorney on your side at this time. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (786) 519-2423 to find out how we can help you.
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