Orlando, FL (May 11, 2021) – At 6:16 p.m. on the evening of Monday, May 10, a car accident with injuries occurred on a major highway in Orlando.
According to Orange County officials, the accident occurred in the eastbound lanes of I-4 around the area of Apopka-Vineland Road. Two or more vehicles collided in the area due to reasons that are not yet known, which led to severe damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
Two right lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Car accidents happen in the blink of an eye throughout the state of Florida. In just one recent year’s time, over 200,000 people were injured in car accidents within the state. These accidents happen in a variety of different areas but highways are some of the most common places. Collisions happen in Florida due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been hurt in a collision and wonder where you can turn, you should have the skilled help of an attorney.
The aftermath of a Florida car accident can be a challenging thing to face on your own. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to a crash that was caused by another party. Some of the most life-altering injuries that stem from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. Many injured victims will spend time in the hospital and away from the workplace as they work on their physical recovery. Injured victims are urged to speak with a Florida personal injury attorney in their time of need.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we are here to help you after you have been hurt in a collision that is not your fault. We understand how devastating the aftermath of an accident can be, especially if you have never faced one in the past. Speaking with an attorney can ensure that your rights are being protected in your dire time of need. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (786) 519-2423 for more information on your legal options.
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