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 New Port Richey, FL (May 31, 2020) – A fatal five-car collision took place in New Port Richey in the early morning hours yesterday that took the life of one individual and injured four others.

The crash occurred around 1:00 a.m. on US-19 near the intersection with Beacon Woods Drive. A 41-year-old woman stopped for a red light in her SUV on US-19 when she was forcibly struck from behind by a man from Crystal River, aged 31. The impact from the crash pushed the SUV into oncoming traffic where it was struck by a vehicle attempting a left-hand turn. Two other vehicles were also hit before all five vehicles came to a full stop. 

The 41-year-old driver of the SUV lost her life in the wreck and was pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash. Four other individuals were also injured and transported to nearby medical centers by paramedics for treatment. 

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

No further information is available at this time.

An investigation into the crash and its circumstances will continue. 

Car Accidents in Florida

New Port Richey FL - Fatal Five-Car Crash on US-19 Takes One LifeA fatal accident occurs in Florida approximately 9 times per day. An estimated 3,000 individuals lose their lives on average in Florida car accidents yearly. Florida, being one of the most populated states in the US, also has one of the highest accident fatality rates. 

There were over 400,000 reported car accidents that occurred in 2017 in Florida resulting in over 250,000 injuries and over 3,000 deaths. If you or a loved one have been injured in a Florida traffic accident, contact a personal injury lawyer in Florida today for information on how you can collect compensation for your injuries. 

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