Orlando, FL (April 29, 2021) – On Wednesday, April 28, a man was killed in a scooter accident on a major roadway in Orlando.
According to Orlando Police, the accident took place on Colonial Drive about 1,000 feet east of the John Young Parkway. A man was riding his electric scooter in the area when he was struck by a passenger vehicle for reasons that are not yet known.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. The driver of the scooter, who has not yet been formally identified, was rushed to a local hospital and pronounced dead while there.
Eastbound traffic was blocked in the area for some time as police worked to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Florida
Florida sees more fatal accidents than many other states throughout the entire U.S. In 2018 alone, approximately 3,133 people lost their lives in Florida accidents. Though scooter collisions do not happen as commonly as other accidents on our roads, they are some of the most severe when they do occur. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have lost somebody you love in a collision, it is important that you have the help of an attorney moving forward.
Losing a loved one in an accident might be one of the most devastating things that you have ever endured. As you grieve the unexpected loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. It is never easy to face the loss of somebody closest to you. You should never have to worry about how you will move forward after suffering from these losses. It is crucial that you seek the immediate help of a Florida wrongful death attorney in your time of need. See our proven track record of success representing those who have lost loved ones in accidents at www.chadrobinson.com.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we have diligently assisted those who have lost loved ones in accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelming a fatal accident can be on both emotional and financial levels, which is why we offer our help and resources in your time of need. We are here to help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (786) 519-2423 to find out how we can help you.
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