Orlando, FL (April 2, 2021) – At 6 p.m. on the evening of Friday, April 2, a car accident occurred on a major highway in Orlando.
According to Orange County officials, the collision happened in the westbound lanes of FL-408 around the area of Colonial Drive. Two or more vehicles collided in the area, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were present at the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment. Their conditions are not yet known.
The right lane of traffic was blocked in the area 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
Hundreds of thousands of car accidents occur in the state of Florida every single year. These accidents occur in many common areas but highways are known for being some of the most common. Car accidents on our highways happen due to a variety of reasons including distracted driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. If you have sustained injuries as a result of a car accident, it is likely that you will spend time in the hospital and away from work. It is crucial that you seek the help of an accident attorney who can help you along the way.
The aftermath of a Florida car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on your life. You will likely have questions that you cannot answer without the help of an attorney. For instance, what types of deadlines are you expected 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 when you speak with the insurance company for the first time? These are questions that you will only be able to answer when you speak with a Florida personal injury attorney.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we understand how overwhelming a collision can be and offer our resources in your time of need. You have a variety of options as you move forward with your claim. Speaking with an attorney can ensure that you receive the compensation you deserve for a wide array of aspects after an accident that is not your fault. We are here for you every step of the way. Please contact an accident attorney in Florida at (786) 519-2423 for more information on how we can help you.
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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.