Orlando, FL (March 16, 2021) – Around 6:25 p.m. on the evening of Tuesday, March 16, a car accident took place at an intersection in Orlando.
Orange County officials confirmed that the accident took place at the intersection of Orange Avenue and Columbia Street. It is believed that two vehicles collided in the area after they entered the intersection at the same time. The vehicles involved were left with severe damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment.
The left lane of traffic was blocked for some time.
No further details have been released. The investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Over 400,000 car accidents take place in the state of Florida every single year. Though these accidents take place in many different areas, intersections are among the most common. In just one recent year in the U.S., it is estimated that approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the recklessness of others. These accidents occur in the blink of an eye when a driver is driving distracted, driving intoxicated, or speeding. If you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault, it is essential that you have the help of an attorney on your side.
Nobody ever expects to become injured in a Florida car accident. However, this is the reality that over 200,000 people face every single year. Injured victims could be left spending time in the hospital or away from work for some time. This can impact your life both physically and financially. If you have been injured in a car accident, you may be left feeling alone and confused. It is important that you speak with a Florida personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we understand how challenging it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident on your own. We have diligently stood by the sides of those injured in car accidents over the years and will help you on your path toward justice and compensation. You have a variety of options and should never have to stand alone, especially when you know that another party is to blame for your collision. Please do not hesitate to contact a Florida accident attorney at (786) 519-2423 to find out how we can help you.
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