Orlando, FL (March 13, 2021) – Around 6:10 a.m. on Friday morning, March 12, a multi-vehicle accident with injuries took place on a highway in Orlando.
According to Orange County officials, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of FL-417 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 responders were present at the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment.
Two right lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for a period of time as police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
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 happen every year throughout the state of Florida. In just one recent year’s time, over 400,000 car accidents took place within the state, with over half of these leading to serious injuries. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye on our major highways due to reasons like distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been hurt in an accident that is not your fault, you have a variety of options. It is important that you speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a car accident on their own. You should always speak with a Florida car accident attorney who can answer any questions that you may have along the way when it comes to your claim. For instance, what types of deadlines will you have to meet when it comes to your case? What should you say to the insurance company involved in your claim? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer with a Florida personal injury attorney on your side.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we have dedicated the time to helping injured victims move forward with accident claims. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling on physical, emotional, and financial levels. We will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (786) 519-2423 to find out what options you have at this time.
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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.