Tarpon Springs, FL (April 9, 2020) – An accident occurred at an intersection in Tarpon Springs this morning to which police promptly responded.
The accident happened at the intersection of Terrace Road and South Pinellas Avenue. The exact circumstances surrounding the crash have not yet been released.
Injuries were confirmed by police as a result of the accident. The nature of those injuries is still under investigation.
The intersection saw extensive delays for a period of time following the crash.
The investigation remains ongoing at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families during this difficult time in hopes of a full recovery.
Automobile Accidents in Florida
In previous years, the number of annual auto accidents in Florida that occurred yearly was at around 200,000. In more recent years, that number has over doubled. In 2017, there were over 400,000 car crashes in Florida. The number of injuries sustained from those accidents surpassed 250,000, which is about 50,000 more than the total number of accidents Florida used to see yearly.
Car accidents can occur for a number of different reasons, such as intoxication, distraction, and fatigue. One of the most prevalent reasons Florida car accidents happen is texting and driving, which falls into the distracted driving category.
Being seriously injured in an accident of any kind is not only painful and scary but can also be overwhelmingly difficult in many ways. We, at Local Accident Reports, understand this. For this reason, we have worked and compiled some of the most useful, helpful, and invaluable resources we could find to aid car accident victims in their recovery. We did this in an effort to help the victims of car accidents get the help that they need to recover and get back to the preferred way of life before their accident.
If you or someone you love has been seriously injured in an accident, you will need to obtain a copy of the accident police report. Aside from providing injured accident victims with the most helpful resources after a serious accident, Local Accident Reports has teamed up with attorneys across the country who are standing by to provide you with a complimentary copy of your police report and answer any questions that you may have about your accident. Our dedicated injury attorneys are able to tell you if you have the right to pursue legal action against the driver who caused your accident. Call Local Accident Reports today to be connected with a qualified and highly skilled personal injury attorney in your area.
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