Orlando, FL (August 22, 2021) – At 7:16 a.m. on the morning of Sunday, August 22, a multi-vehicle crash occurred on a highway in Orlando.
According to police, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of FL-408 around the area of exit 5, Kirkman Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not fully known. The accident led to extensive damages, causing the vehicles involved to be towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were injured in the crash. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment.
Two left lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for an extended period of time as police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Car accidents occur in the blink of an eye throughout the state of Florida. Car accidents land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital every single year in the state of Florida. In just one recent year’s time, over 400,000 car accidents occurred in Florida, with more than 250,000 leading to serious injuries. These accidents happen due to many different reasons on our major highways due to reasons including driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. It is up to you as an injured victim to show that another party is at fault for your accident. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a car accident on their own. If you have been hurt in one of these accidents, you should be prepared to speak with an Orlando car accident lawyer who has your best interests in mind. This is especially true if you have sustained life-altering injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, and more. These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital and cause them to spend time away from the workplace. Injured victims are urged to seek the help of an Orlando personal injury law firm that can help them every step of the way in the midst of an injury claim.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we have diligently assisted those injured in Florida car accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be on physical, emotional, and financial levels after a serious accident. Speaking with an attorney can ensure that your rights are being protected as you navigate the legal system. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of financial aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. If you have been injured in a car accident, please contact an accident attorney in Florida at (786) 519-2423 to find out what options are available for you.
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