Brooksville, FL (June 5, 2021) – Local sources revealed that a head-on collision in Brooksville on Thursday, June 3, ended in two fatalities.
The fatal crash occurred at around 1:12 that afternoon at the intersection of US-41 and Twingate Avenue. A 70-year-old man was reportedly traveling north on N. Broad Street when he entered the southbound lane, crashing into the driver side of an oncoming sedan. Both vehicles came to a rest on the shoulder of the highway.
The 70-year-old man was ejected from his vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. The 50-year-old driver of the other car was transported to a nearby hospital in critical condition. He later succumbed to his injuries on Friday, June 4.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the deadly accident is being handled by local authorities.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time.
Deadly Head-On Accidents in Tampa FL
The force of a head-on crash can be lethal, even at low rates of speed. Statistics show that these types of accidents have a nearly 58% fatality rate and are involved in nearly 10% of roadway deaths each year. These collisions are often attributable to the actions of reckless or distracted motorists who veer into oncoming lanes of traffic.
When the death of a loved one is the result of another person’s negligence or carelessness, it can be truly devastating. When a loved one is killed in a sudden accident, surviving family members are often forced to deal with feelings of frustration and helplessness, in addition to their profound sense of loss. It is only natural that surviving family members would want to bring those responsible for your loved one’s death to justice by pursuing a wrongful death claim with the help of a personal injury attorney.
At Rebein Law, our primary focus is on helping families recover maximum compensation for their losses associated with a fatal Tampa car crash. Even in the most complex cases, our knowledge of the law and our tenacity have provided our clients with favorable outcomes in the event of a deadly car accident in Tampa, and we have successfully helped thousands of clients obtain compensation after the loss of a loved one. If you have lost a loved one in a sudden crash, contact Attorney Paul Rebein at 813-305-7285 to discuss your case with a Tampa wrongful death attorney.
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