Ocala, FL (May 25, 2020) – Authorities responded to the scene of a fatal auto collision that took the life of one individual and injured another this past Saturday in Ocala.
The crash took place at the intersection of Marion Oaks Drive and Marion Oaks Lane on Saturday, May 23. It occurred between a sedan and a pickup truck that collided for reasons still being investigated by authorities.
The driver of the pickup truck, a 25-year-old man, was traveling through the intersection at the same time as a 59-year-old man who was driving the sedan.
Both vehicles crashed into one another at the intersection and came to rest in a grass-covered median. Neither of the individuals involved has been identified at this time. The 59-year-old man was pronounced deceased at the scene of the collision. The 25-year-old was transported to a nearby medical center for treatment of serious injuries.
A police investigation into the crash and its surrounding circumstances will continue.
No further information is available.
We would like to extend our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Auto Collisions in Florida
A car accident takes place in Florida once every 84 seconds, and approximately 9 people die per day due to these collisions. Florida is one of the most populated states in the nation, which means that it has one of the highest traffic accident rates.
Florida sees an annual 400,000+ traffic accidents per year, with an additional 250,000 injuries and approximately 3,000 resulting fatalities. Florida auto collisions are strikingly common, which is why it is important to know where to turn for help in the event that you or a loved one are involved and injured in one. If you or someone close to you is injured in an accident in Florida, hiring a car accident attorney is your best bet to receive full and fair compensation for any losses or damages incurred as a result.
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