Brandon, FL (February 19, 2022) – A man was killed and another injured following a collision involving a street sweeper in Brandon on Friday night, February 18. The deadly accident took place at the Publix Super Market at Brandon Mall Brandon Boulevard.
The operator of a street sweeper reportedly made U-turn on the roadway. The vehicle struck an eastbound 2016 Chevy Corvette. The street sweeper fell out of the vehicle and was run over. He suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the Chevrolet was taken to a local hospital in serious condition. The identities of the involved parties have not been disclosed at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the deadly accident is underway.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Traffic Accidents in Florida
Every time you get behind the wheel of a car, you run the risk of being injured in a traffic accident. When compared to other states, Florida has an alarmingly high rate of car accidents, with over 400,000 reported each year. This means that every day in the state, over 1,000 collisions occur. Florida is one of the most dangerous states in the country, with over 3,000 people killed in traffic accidents each year.
For those who are unfamiliar with the law, a serious car accident can be devastating for you or a loved one, and recovering compensation can be difficult. Many victims are unsure of what to do next to protect their legal rights, making it difficult to file a personal injury claim. Following a car accident, a Brandon personal injury lawyer can help injured victims and their families recover lost compensation, which is often the most effective way to maximize your recovery.
Personal Injury Lawyers in Brandon
Rebein Law has a track record of providing dependable, results-driven legal services to residents of Florida, and we are committed to assisting all of our clients in reaching a fair resolution. Personal injury law in Florida applies to a wide range of accidents, each with its own set of rules and limitations. Finding the right lawyer to represent you is the first step in ensuring that you have an attorney who understands how to handle the unique aspects of your case. Serious accident victims are entitled to the full amount of their claim, and the party who caused your injuries should be held responsible.
Call Attorney Paul Rebein at 813-305-7285 today for a free consultation about your case and how our Brandon car accident lawyers can assist you.
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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.