Palm Harbor, FL (May 13, 2020) – A car accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Palm Harbor yesterday afternoon, May 12.
Police, EMS workers, and fire crews responded to the crash that occurred at the intersection of Nebraska Avenue and Westlake Boulevard around 1:25 p.m. Tuesday. Paramedics were seen treating those who suffered injuries in the accident, though the nature of those injuries has yet to be disclosed.
The roadway in the area was blocked off for a short time following the collision but was quickly reopened by police.
An investigation into the accident and its circumstances will continue.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families during this difficult time in hopes of a full recovery.
Traffic Accidents in Florida
In 2018, Florida had a total of 2,915 traffic accidents with 3,133 deaths resulting from those accidents. This is equal to 14.7 deaths per 100,000 of the population or 1.41 deaths per 100 million vehicle miles traveled.
On average, Florida sees about 400,000 car accidents per year. This averages out to over 1,000 car accidents in Florida happening per day.
Being involved in a serious accident can have a devastating impact on a victim’s life. Not only are accidents terrifying, but they often leave victims to deal with overwhelming pain that impacts the quality of their lives in many ways. We, at Local Accident Reports, understand the challenges both victims and their families face after accidents. For this reason, our team has compiled some of the most helpful and invaluable resources available to help aid accident victims as they recover. Victims can reach out to Local Accident Reports at their earliest convenience to obtain a free copy of their police incident report and to connect with one of our competent and aggressive personal injury lawyers.
If you were injured in an accident that you believe was caused by a reckless, negligent, or careless party, or the intentional actions of another person, it is crucial that you obtain legal guidance to ensure your rights and best interest are protected early on. Contact Local Accident Reports at your earliest convenience by calling 1-888-657-1460 to be connected with a skilled and knowledgeable local injury accident attorney who can answer questions for you and provide information about your legal rights and options moving forward.
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