Bradenton, FL (December 9, 2021) – On Wednesday morning, December 8, a pedestrian was killed in a traffic accident in the Bradenton area. The deadly crash occurred at the intersection of 53rd Avenue and 3th Street at around 11:20 a.m.
Local reports revealed that a 38-year-old man from Bradenton was walking northwest as he attempted to cross the intersection. He was hit by the driver of an oncoming sedan. The pedestrian suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. The identity of the deceased party has not been revealed at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is being managed by local law enforcement officials.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Deadly Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
In the United States, a pedestrian was killed by a motor vehicle nearly every 88 minutes on average in 2017. In the event of a collision, pedestrians in Florida are especially vulnerable to serious injuries. In 2019, Florida had the second-highest number of pedestrian deaths in the country, with 708 reported pedestrian deaths in the state. Pedestrians who have been seriously injured in an accident should seek legal advice.
It can be devastating when a loved one dies as a result of another person’s negligence or carelessness. Unexpected expenses and other damages are frequently incurred by the family of the deceased victim. Family members who survive are frequently confronted with feelings of frustration and helplessness. This is exacerbated by their deep sense of loss and deteriorating financial situation. Surviving family members are only natural in wanting to hold those responsible for your loved one’s death accountable by filing a wrongful death claim with the help of a Bradenton personal injury lawyer.
Lawyers for Pedestrian Accidents in Bradenton
Our main goal at Rebein Law is to help families get the most money possible for the losses they have suffered as a result of a fatal car accident. Our Bradenton pedestrian accident lawyers have a proven track record of getting results for our clients. Even in the most difficult cases, our legal knowledge and tenacity have resulted in favorable outcomes for our clients in the aftermath of a fatal car accident. Thousands of clients have benefited from our assistance in obtaining compensation following the death of a loved one. Wrongful death claims are among the most difficult to handle. Having experienced legal counsel on your side is beneficial.
If you have lost a loved one in a car accident, call Attorney Paul Rebein at 813-305-7285 to speak with a Bradenton wrongful death lawyer about your case.
Note: Secondary sources were used in the creation of this post. Our team has not independently verified the facts surrounding this accident. If any information is not correct, please contact Rebein Law so that we can update the post with the most accurate information available. We will remove a post upon request.
Disclaimer: The purpose of this post is to inform our readers about the dangers of driving and to provide information for people who are injured in an accident in Florida. This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information provided is intended to be legal or medical advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.