Tampa, FL (July 11, 2020) – This past Wednesday evening, a teenager sustained injuries in a motorcycle accident that took place at an intersection in Tampa.
Paramedics and local authorities promptly responded to the scene of the crash that happened at the intersection of FL-580 and Hoover Boulevard at approximately 9:05 p.m. on July 8.
A man from Reddick, aged 27 but not currently identified, was making a u-turn when he collided with the motorcyclist. The force of the impact caused the motorcycle to hit the concrete median and then strike another sedan. The sedan was being driven by a 41-year-old man from Tampa.
The motorcyclist was only identified as an 18-year-old from Tampa. They were transported to a local hospital for treatment of severe injuries.
No further injuries were reported to have resulted from the collision.
No other information has been divulged at this time. A police investigation into the circumstances of the crash will be carried out.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Collisions in Florida
On average, Florida sees approximately 10,000 motorcycle collisions take place every single year. Of those accidents, approximately 8,000 individuals sustain injuries and more than 500 lose their lives. Florida is ranked as one of the most dangerous places for motorcyclists to travel. If you or a loved one have been involved and injured in a motorcycle crash in the Sunshine State, you should contact a local motorcycle accident attorney in Florida to discuss your options for compensation.
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