Lake Alfred, FL (October 26, 2022) – A two-vehicle crash outside of Lake Alfred left at least one person hurt on Wednesday morning, October 26.
The accident was reported on Interstate 4 near County Road 557 in Polk County. An SUV and a tractor-trailer reportedly collided at the scene. The crash blocked all eastbound lanes on the highway. The injured parties were transported to local hospitals for additional aid.
No further updates have been provided at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Semi-Truck Accidents in Florida
Trucks are more commonly engaged in incidents that cause serious injuries and significant property damage due to their larger size. This is particularly true when a truck hits a passenger vehicle. Up to 30 times as much as the average passenger car, a truck may weigh. One of the main causes of the high number of personal injury claims brought against truck drivers and the companies they work for is the seriousness of trucking accidents.
Only until you file a lawsuit against the responsible party can the healing process really get started. The person who caused your injuries may be compelled to pay you the just compensation required to pay for the expenses related to your injuries. Your accident attorney can help you fight for your full and fair compensation.
Accidents may be among the worst experiences a person can have, but just because you go to the ER doesn’t mean the fight is done. It’s possible that you’ll take some unpaid time out of work for physical therapy, other medical procedures, and follow-up visits. You can also be feeling physically uncomfortable.
Rebein Law has a long history of defending the rights of those who have sustained serious injuries in car accidents. Our Lake Alfred semi-truck accident lawyers are dedicated to helping clients who are through a challenging healing process as a consequence of mishaps that have left them in excruciating, never-ending anguish. We want to make sure you receive the thorough care you require to get better.
If you were wounded in a car accident, contact Paul Rebein at 813-305-7285.
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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.