Tampa, FL (June 6, 2020) – One man lost his life yesterday morning after being involved in a two-car collision that occurred at an intersection in Tampa.
The crash took place around 12:23 a.m. at the intersection of MacDill Avenue and Kennedy Boulevard between two vehicles. A man in his late 50s was traveling north on MacDill Avenue. As he passed through the intersection, the passenger side of his Honda Civic collided with a Cadillac that was passing through at the same time.
The unidentified Honda driver sustained serious injuries was pronounced deceased at the scene of the collision. The driver of the Cadillac did not receive any injuries in the collision.
A police investigation into the circumstances of the collision will continue.
No further information is available at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim during this difficult time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Motor Vehicle Accidents in Florida
A car accident in Florida occurs once every 84 seconds. A fatal car accident in Florida occurs approximately once every three hours, and about nine people lose their lives per day in Florida car accidents.
Yearly, Florida sees around 400,000 or more traffic collisions accompanied by around 250,000 injuries and about 3,000 deaths. The accident and fatality rates in Florida are some of the highest in the nation, but this is because Florida’s population is also one of the highest in the nation.
Being involved in a serious accident can have a devastating impact on a victim’s life. Not only are accidents terrifying, but they often leave victims and their families to deal with overwhelming pain that impacts the quality of their lives in many ways. We, at Local Accident Reports, understand the challenges both victims and their families face after accidents. For this reason, our team has compiled some of the most helpful and invaluable resources available to help aid accident victims as they recover. Victims can reach out to Local Accident Reports at their earliest convenience to obtain a free police incident report and to connect with one of our competent and aggressive personal injury lawyers.
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