Orlando, FL (April 3, 2021) – At 12:40 p.m. on the afternoon of Saturday, April 3, a multi-vehicle crash occurred on a highway in Orlando.
According to Orange County officials, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of FL-417 around the area of International Drive. Two or more vehicles collided in the area, which led to extensive damages to the vehicles involved.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The right lane of traffic was blocked in the area for some time.
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
Every year, hundreds of thousands of people are injured in serious Florida car accidents. In fact, approximately 200,000 or more people were injured and hospitalized in these accidents in one recent year’s time. Car accidents happen on our major highways due to many different reasons including driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, and more. Nobody ever expects to become injured in a car accident that is not their fault. If this has happened to you, you should speak with a legal advocate that you can rely on.
Many individuals are seriously injured in Florida car accidents each year. Some of the most life-altering injuries that stem from these collisions include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, paralysis, and more. These injuries are sometimes so severe that they land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. If you have been hurt in an accident and wonder what options you have, it is important that you seek the immediate help of a Florida personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we have diligently assisted those injured in Florida car accidents over the years. We believe that you have many rights to recovery and offer our resources to you when you need them the most. Speaking with an attorney can help you determine if you are eligible for a wide array of financial damages. It is important that you act quickly so that you can retain your rights. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (786) 519-2423 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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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.