Pembroke Pines, FL (February 24, 2021) – On Saturday afternoon, February 20, a pedestrian accident involving a vehicle that crashed through a home was reported in Pembroke Pines.
According to police, the accident took place on Southwest 13th Street. A 17-year-old girl was driving an SUV when the driver lost control and slammed into a room of a house. A woman in the living room was thrown from her couch due to the impact.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident. The adult woman was the only person injured as a result of the accident. She was immediately taken to the hospital for treatment.
The 17-year-old driver was allegedly driving without a license. They are now facing multiple traffic offenses.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
From January to June 2019, it was determined that approximately 368 people were killed as a result of pedestrian accidents in the state of Florida. Pedestrians are some of the most at-risk parties on our roads who are prone to some of the most extensive harm. This is due to the fact that they have no protection from harm against large vehicles. If you have been injured in a pedestrian accident and you know that another party is to blame for your accident, you can be successful when it comes to bringing your claim.
The aftermath of a Florida pedestrian accident might be one of the most difficult things that you have ever endured. Being injured in one of these accidents can impact your life in many ways and leave you with severe injuries such as spinal cord injuries, fractures, organ damage, paralysis, and more. These accidents can be life-altering and unexpected, which could leave you questioning how you will afford to pay for the bills that pile up against you. It is essential that you have the help of a Florida personal injury attorney in your time of need. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in Florida car accidents at www.chadrobinson.com.
Chad J. Robinson, PLLC is here for you after you have suffered from serious injuries caused by a serious pedestrian accident. We understand how overwhelming an accident can be on physical, emotional, and financial levels. You should never have to stand alone after you have been hurt in a pedestrian accident, which is why you should act quickly and retain the help of an attorney as soon as possible. Please do not hesitate to contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Florida at (786) 519-2423 to find out what options are available for you.
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