Orlando, FL (March 1, 2021) – Around 3:30 p.m. on Monday, March 1, a truck accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Orlando.
According to officials, the accident happened at the intersection of North John Young Parkway and Shader Road. A pickup truck and a tanker truck entered the intersection at the same time. The red pickup truck had severe front-end damage and a mangled top.
Paramedics and fire crews were immediately dispatched to the scene. Two people were hospitalized as a result. One of the victims sustained severe injuries.
Southbound and eastbound lanes of traffic were blocked in the area of the intersection for several hours.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Florida
Truck accidents are some of the most severe accidents on Florida roads due to the fact that they involve the largest vehicles. In just one year, it is estimated that approximately 32,000 truck accidents take place throughout the state of Florida, making it one of the most common places in the U.S. for these accidents. Being hurt in a truck accident can impact your life in many ways, leaving you to feel helpless and alone. It is imperative that you have the help of a truck accident attorney if you have been hurt in a collision.
The aftermath of a Florida truck accident can impact your life in many ways. These accidents generally lead to horrific injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. Truck drivers are supposed to be some of the safest drivers on our roads but, as they meet deadlines, they will sometimes speed or drive distracted. If you have been hurt in one of these accidents, you may find that a truck accident claim can be incredibly complex. This is why you should have the assistance of a Florida personal injury attorney by your side.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we understand how challenging it can be to face an accident on your own, which is why we offer our support to you when you need it the most. Having an attorney by your side can ensure that you meet all deadlines and gather the evidence that is most important to you in your claim. We will help you work toward compensation to cover aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact a Florida accident attorney that you can rely on at (786) 519-2423 for more information.
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