Orlando, FL (April 17, 2021) – After 4:30 p.m. on Saturday afternoon, April 17, a car accident occurred on a highway in Orlando that caused injuries and damages.
Police confirmed that the accident took place in the eastbound lanes of FL-408 around the area of the exit 4 ramp, Hiawassee Road. Two or more vehicles became involved in a collision with one another, which led to extensive damages to the vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene. One or more victims were hospitalized with injuries. Their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, three right lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Highways are some of the most common areas for car accidents throughout the state of Florida. In just one recent year’s time, approximately 400,000 car accidents happened within the state. Out of these accidents, a large percentage of collisions happened on highways. The aftermath of a car accident can have a lasting impact on every aspect of your life, leaving you to feel helpless and alone at times. Injured victims are urged to seek the immediate help of an accident attorney that they can trust.
Nobody ever wants to face the reality of a Florida car accident but this happens far too often to many victims each year. You likely have a wide array of questions that you may not be able to answer on your own. For instance, what deadlines will you be required to meet in your claim as you move forward? What evidence will help you prove your claim? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company for the first time? These are all questions that you may be able to answer when you speak with a Florida personal injury attorney for the first time.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we are dedicated to assisting those injured in car accidents throughout the state of Florida. We understand how traumatic these collisions can be and offer you the resources you need to be successful in your claim. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (786) 519-2423 for more information on your options moving forward.
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Disclaimer: Our firm writes these posts in an effort to provide valuable information for people who have been injured in serious accidents. We have worked hard through the years at Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, to build a reputable business reputation and hope that by drawing attention to the dangers associated with driving in Florida that drivers will slow down and obey all traffic laws so that they do not suffer injuries in an avoidable accident. We want to ensure that if you do find yourself in an accident, you know what steps to take to get the treatment you need to recover fully from your injuries. This article is not a solicitation for business. None of the information provided in this article is intended to be medical advice or legal advice. Seek medical attention if you are injured. The photograph used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.