Hernando Co, FL – Woman Loses Life in US-19 Pedestrian Crash

Last updated Tuesday, July 9th, 2024

Hernando Co, FL – Woman Loses Life in US-19 Pedestrian Crash

Hernando Co., FL (July 8, 2024) – A woman has died as a result of a fatal accident that occurred on Monday afternoon, July 8. The collision was reported to the Florida Highway Patrol at around 12:50 p.m.

Official reports indicate that a 44-year-old man was driving a Toyota Sienna southbound on US Highway 19. As the vehicle approached the intersection of Algood Lane, it struck a 76-year-old pedestrian. The pedestrian, who has not been identified to the public, was severely injured. She was pronounced deceased after being transported to an area hospital. No other injuries were reported in the accident. At this time, the crash is being investigated.

We offer our sympathies to the family of the woman killed in this crash.

Fatal Auto Accidents in Florida

Hernando Co., FL – Woman Loses Life in US-19 Pedestrian CrashIn 2023, a total of 3331 people died as a result of fatal collisions in Florida. The vast majority of these accidents are completely preventable. We see many people die as a result of accidents caused by speeding drivers, drivers who fail to yield to pedestrians, and drivers who engage in other reckless actions. After experiencing the loss of a loved one, families have the ability to seek compensation by filing a wrongful death claim.

Working with a Hernando County wrongful death lawyer will provide your family with the best chance of getting justice and holding the negligent party accountable. Your attorney will be able to help you investigate the accident, gather evidence, and even work with experts who can help prove your case against the defendant.

Our wrongful death lawyers at Rebein Law truly understand how difficult it is to deal with the loss of a loved one due to a fatal accident. Through our hands-on case management, your injury case is meticulously overseen by our Florida injury attorneys, offering focused guidance from inception to resolution with no handoffs to inexperienced personnel. We prioritize timely resolutions and monthly case updates to ensure transparent and clear communication regarding your case progress, alleviating the burdens of a prolonged claims process. See how we can help you by calling (813) 305-7285 to schedule a free consultation.

Note: This post is based on secondary sources, and our team has not independently verified the details of the accident. If you find any inaccuracies, please contact Rebein Law so we can update the post with the correct information. We will also remove the 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. 

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