Clearwater, FL (November 11, 2022) – On Wednesday, November 9, emergency personnel were needed in Clearwater due to a significant traffic accident.
The crash was reported at the intersection of Belcher Road and Lakewood Drive at roughly 4:57 p.m. Medical professionals on duty attended to the injured persons. The injured parties were eventually taken to nearby hospitals, and after tow trucks were sent to clear the remaining debris, the scene was reopened to outside traffic.
Authorities from the local law enforcement agency are in charge of the ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Speeding-Related Crashes in Florida
In Florida, speeding is a major problem that causes hundreds of fatal collisions every year. Data from 2016 shows that more than 10% of fatal accidents in Florida involved speeding or aggressive driving. 2,935 fatal high-speed collisions occurred in Florida that year, resulting in a total of 3,176 fatalities.
If you don’t have a lawyer to handle your personal injury claim, you might believe that your rights will still be upheld in court. You should think about hiring a lawyer to represent you and look out for your interests even if you believe your case will be simple and you will have to settle. If you retain legal counsel as soon as possible, you can receive the maximum amount of compensation.
Despite nationwide and in Florida efforts to improve passenger, vehicle, and road safety, car accidents still happen frequently. Numerous factors, such as inclement weather, distracted driving, texting while driving, and infractions of traffic laws, can result in car accidents. Driving cautiously is advised, but you have no control over how other drivers will act.
Rebein Law has battled for the rights of those who have sustained serious injuries in traffic accidents for a long time. If a car accident has left you in excruciating pain, our Clearwater car crash lawyers are committed to helping clients who are going through a challenging healing process. We want to make sure you get the care you require to fully recover.
Call Attorney Paul Rebein at 813-305-7285 if you were injured in a car accident.
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.