Ocoee, FL (February 27, 2021) – Around 11:47 a.m. on Saturday, February 27, a multi-vehicle crash with injuries occurred on a highway in Ocoee.
Orange County officials confirmed that the accident happened in the northbound lanes of FL-429 around the area of Plant Street when multiple vehicles collided with each other. The vehicles involved were left with extensive damages, some of which had to be towed away by wreckers.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were dispatched to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more injured victims were immediately transported to the hospital with unknown injuries.
The left lane of traffic was blocked for a period of time until police cleared the scene.
The circumstances leading up to the collision are not yet known but the accident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Every year, over 400,000 car accidents happen throughout the state of Florida, with a large percentage of these accidents leading to injuries. Though these accidents can happen anywhere, highways are known for being some of the most common places for crashes. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you should always have the help of an attorney by your side.
The aftermath of a Florida car accident might be one of the most traumatic things that you have ever endured. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, paralysis, and more. These injuries are sometimes so severe that they cause victims to spend an extended period of time in the hospital or away from the workplace. If you have been hurt in an accident and you are unsure about how you can move forward, you should always seek the help of a Florida personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Being injured in a Florida car accident can impact your life in many ways, which is why you should speak with an attorney as soon as possible. Chad J. Robinson, PLLC can help you move forward and protect your rights as you work toward the compensation that you deserve. You should never have to worry about how you will keep up with a wide array of bills after an accident that is not your fault. We are here for you every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact a Florida accident attorney at (786) 519-2423 for the legal help you deserve.
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