Orlando, FL (July 10, 2020) – A truck crash on Kirkman Road took place in Orlando yesterday that left two people with injuries.
A driver in a BMW collided with the back of a truck carrying a cement pole on Kirkman Road. The impact of the collision forced the pole through the BMW, causing injuries to the driver, who then had to be extricated from their vehicle by fire crews.
During the extrication, a firefighter was injured and required transportation to AdventHealth Orlando for treatment.
The person driving the BMW was transported to Orlando Regional Medical Center.
The driver of the truck sustained no injuries in the crash.
No other information has been released regarding the crash or its circumstances.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery for both persons involved.
Truck Accidents in Florida
Truck accidents in Florida are an all too common occurrence. It was reported in 2017 by Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles that there were over 32,000 collisions involving a large truck in Florida in 2017. Of these crashes, over 1,000 people sustained injuries.
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