Orlando, FL (February 26, 2021) – At 3:26 p.m. on Friday afternoon, February 26, a multi-vehicle crash took place on a major highway in Orlando. Police confirmed that the collision occurred in the westbound lanes of FL-408.
The accident involved multiple vehicles and happened on FL-408 around the area of Kirkman Road. One or more vehicles lost control, allegedly leading to a chain-reaction collision with severe damages.
EMTs and numerous other local responders were present at the crash to help those with injuries. One or more victims were hospitalized.
The off-ramp was closed in the area until police were able to clear 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
Every year, hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen in Florida due to the careless actions of others. In 2018 alone, approximately 401,851 total car accidents took place in the state of Florida. As many others begin to drive through the state of Florida each year, the number of accidents increases. Though some car accidents are classified as mere fender-benders, others are incredibly severe and life-altering in nature. If you have been hurt in one of these accidents, you should always have the help of a legal advocate moving forward.
Being injured in a Florida car accident can impact a person’s life in many ways, especially if your injuries are severe and life-altering. Some of the most serious injuries that stem from car accidents include spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, organ damage, paralysis, and more. These injuries can cause you to spend time in the hospital and away from the workplace. If your life has been altered due to a car accident that is not your fault, it is important that you speak with a dedicated Florida personal injury attorney in your time of need.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, our Florida accident attorney has diligently assisted those injured in Florida car accidents over the years. We understand how traumatic it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident and offer our help to you when you need it the most. We will help you work toward compensation to cover a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (786) 519-2423 to find out what options are available for you.
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