Rockledge, FL (July 20, 2021) – At 10:19 a.m. on the morning of Tuesday, July 20, a truck accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Rockledge.
According to Brevard County officials, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-95 around the area of Fisk Boulevard. A semi-truck and a dump truck were traveling in the area when they collided with one another due to reasons that are not yet known. The dump truck tipped over and spilled cow manure all over the roadway.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were hospitalized with injuries, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the collision, northbound traffic was blocked for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Florida
Trucks are some of the largest vehicles on our roads, which means that they are capable of causing some of the most severe harm in the event of an accident. Hundreds of thousands of people are injured as a result of truck accidents every year in the U.S. In just one recent year’s time in the entire country, over 110,000 people were seriously injured in these accidents due to the reckless acts of others. Truck drivers are supposed to be some of the safest drivers on our roads but these accidents still occur every year due to the negligence of others. If you have been hurt in a truck accident and wonder where you can turn, you should seek the dedicated help of an attorney that you can trust.
Being injured in a truck accident can impact your life in many ways, which is why injured victims should have the dedicated help of a Florida truck accident attorney. Truck accidents happen due to many different reasons. Because truck drivers spend long periods of time on our roads, they are more likely to drive distracted or fall asleep at the wheel. There are many parties who could be held liable for these accidents including truck companies, manufacturers, drivers, cargo loaders, and more. Injured victims are urged to seek the knowledgeable help of a personal injury attorney in Florida as soon as possible after a collision.
The aftermath of a truck accident can impact your life in many ways, which is why injured victims are urged to speak with an attorney at Chad J. Robinson, PLLC as soon as possible. These accidents lead to extensive harm and leave victims with questions that they cannot answer on their own. Speaking with an attorney can ensure that you receive the compensation that you deserve for aspects such as medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. We are here for you in your time of need after a truck accident. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (215) 731-9900 to find out what options are available for you.
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