West Palm Beach, FL (March 6, 2021) – On Friday, March 5, a serious truck accident with injuries occurred on a highway in West Palm Beach.
According to officials, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of Floridas Turnpike around the area of Atlantic Avenue. It is believed that a semi-truck and several passenger vehicles collided with each other in the area, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment.
Due to the severity of the crash, all southbound lanes of traffic were blocked for a period of time. Police urged those traveling in the area to use Lyons Road as an alternate route.
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 known for being some of the most horrific accidents on our roads due to the fact that they involve some of the largest vehicles. In one year’s time, it is estimated that approximately 32,000 truck accidents happened in the state of Florida. This means that Florida is one of the most popular states for truck collisions. If you have been hurt in a truck accident that is not your fault, you may be feeling helpless and alone. It is crucial that you seek the help of an accident attorney who has handled these claims in the past.
Being injured in a Florida truck accident can have a huge and lasting impact on your life. Because truck drivers are expected to abide by certain regulations, these accidents do not happen as commonly as others on our roads. However, when they do occur, they tend to lead to incredibly severe injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, and even death in the worst cases. If you have been hurt in a truck accident, you likely have a wide array of questions. It is crucial that you seek legal help as soon as possible. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in truck accidents in Florida at www.chadrobinson.com.
Chad J. Robinson, PLLC will diligently stand by your side after you have been hurt in a truck accident that is not your fault. Being injured in any type of accident can impact your life in a variety of ways. We will help you work toward justice and compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. If you have been hurt in a truck accident that is not your fault, please contact an accident attorney in Florida at (786) 519-2423 to find out what we can do for you.
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