St. Petersburg, FL (May 27, 2020) – A motorcycle accident took place at an intersection in St. Petersburg Monday afternoon that caused injuries.
Authorities were called to the scene of the collision that occurred between a motorcycle and a white sedan at the intersection of 31st Street and 1st Avenue.
Two unidentified individuals were riding on the motorcycle at the time of the collision. Both were hospitalized with serious injuries but are believed they will make full recoveries. However, no information has been released regarding the occupants of the sedan.
Eastbound lanes of the intersection were blocked for some time following the crash.
An investigation into the crash and its circumstances will continue.
No further information is available.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families during this difficult time in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Florida
Florida sees around 550 motorcycle fatalities per year and over 8,000 injuries. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Florida currently leads the nation in motorcycle fatalities and injuries. In 2015, over 9,000 injuries were reported due to motorcycle accidents in Florida.
An injury is almost guaranteed in a motorcycle crash. If you or someone you love has been injured due to a motorcycle accident that was not your fault, contact a personal injury lawyer in Florida today to discuss your eligibility for compensation.
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