West Palm Beach, FL (March 5, 2021) – Around 2 p.m. on Friday afternoon, March 5, a serious car crash with injuries occurred in West Palm Beach.
According to officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Jog Road and Okeechobee Boulevard. For reasons that are still being investigated, an SUV and a minivan collided after they entered the intersection at the same time. The SUV sustained side-impact damage.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. Two people were trapped in their vehicles and rescued by fire crews. The parties were hospitalized with unknown injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area until police were able to clear the scene.
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.
Car Accidents in Florida
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The aftermath of a Florida car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Because of this, it is essential that you have the help of an accident attorney by your side who understands what you are going through. It will be up to you to prove that another party is liable for your accident and meet all deadlines when it comes to your claim. You should seek the immediate help of a Florida personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in Florida car accidents at www.chadrobinson.com.
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