Haines City, FL (October 11, 2022) – There were confirmed injuries following a collision involving a commercial truck in Haines City on Tuesday morning, October 11.
The crash was reported at around 5:15 a.m. on US-27 near Scenic Highway S. in Polk County. A semi-truck was traveling on the highway when it rear-ended an SUV. At this time, the circumstances leading to the accident have not been revealed.
The severity and number of resulting injuries are still unknown.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Semi-Truck Crashes in Florida
In Florida, there are about 28,000 truck accidents each year. Numerous crashes cause serious or fatal injuries. The U.S. Department of Transportation claims that while passenger automobiles are engaged in incidents more frequently per mile traveled, accidents involving semis and other large trucks result in more fatalities.
If you have never been involved in a semi-truck accident, you may be surprised to learn how difficult, time-consuming, and irritating it can be to get back on your feet and go back on the road after one. If you have never been in a car accident, you may have no idea what I’m talking about. The vast majority of us are completely unprepared for the disruption that might be caused to our usual routine as a result of an accident. People frequently find that they appear to be well at the scene of the accident, only to discover that they are experiencing incapacitating agony within a day or two after the incident.
In Florida, Rebein Law assists semi-truck accident victims, and we are dedicated to making sure that our clients get the financial assistance they need to get over a terrible ordeal. We take great pride in being able to hold trucking companies and their drivers accountable when they hurt innocent bystanders. In many cases, the trucking company’s carelessness caused the collision and any ensuing injuries.
Call 813-305-7285 to schedule an appointment with a knowledgeable truck accident attorney in Haines City.
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.