Orlando, FL (March 3, 2021) – At 8:41 a.m. on Wednesday morning, March 3, a car accident with injuries occurred on a major highway in Orlando.
According to Orange County officials, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of FL-417 around the area of Innovation Way when multiple vehicles collided with one another. It is believed that one or more lost control, which led to the collision.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. One or more victims were immediately hospitalized.
The right lane of traffic was blocked in the area for an extended period of 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
Every year, over 400,000 car accidents take place on Florida roads, with more than half of these leading to serious injuries. Car accidents can happen anywhere within the state but highways are one of the most common areas. Highways are especially dangerous because clusters of drivers often appear together on these roads and drivers are more likely to be speeding. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you likely have a variety of options moving forward. You should have the help of an attorney on your side at this time.
Being injured in a Florida car accident can have an enormous and life-altering impact on every aspect of your life. Many serious injuries result from these collisions including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, paralysis, and more. If you have sustained serious injuries in the event of an accident, you are likely to spend time in the hospital and could find out that you are unable to return to work for a period of time. This is why it is especially important that you have a Florida personal injury attorney on your side who has handled claims like yours in the past.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we will fight to protect your rights after you have been harmed in a collision that is not your fault. These accidents can largely be prevented but continue to happen each year due to the outright reckless acts of others. Because of this, you have the right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you. We are here for you every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact a Florida accident attorney that you can rely on at (786) 519-2423.
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