Largo, FL – Accident at Ulmerton Rd & Starkey Rd Ends in Injuries

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Largo, FL – Accident at Ulmerton Rd & Starkey Rd Ends in Injuries

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Largo, FL (May 20, 2021) – A vehicle collision in the Largo area required the assistance of first responders on Thursday, May 20. 

Early that morning near the time of 8:21 a.m., local authorities were notified of the crash. The accident took place near the crossing of Ulmerton Road and Starkey Road. Following the collision, two westbound lanes were locked on the roadway, as well as one eastbound lane. 

The severity and number of resulting injuries were not included in the initial reports. The area was closed for some time while emergency response units cleared the scene of related debris. The crash victims were treated by responding paramedics. 

An ongoing investigation into the accident is being managed by local authorities. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Intersection Crashes in Tampa FL 

Largo, FL - Accident at Ulmerton Rd & Starkey Rd Ends in InjuriesThe risk of being involved in a crash is heightened while crossing an intersection. There are more than 2.5 million vehicle collisions reported annually at roadway crossings, making up an estimated 40% of auto accidents nationwide. Roughly 22% of these impacts involve left-hand turns, and intersections are involved in nearly half of all injury crashes and one-quarter of traffic fatalities. 

Car accidents are the leading contributor to death and serious injuries in the United States, with more fatal collisions taking place each year. Even in non-fatal crashes, the resulting injuries can be life-changing, causing victims to be saddled with expensive medical bills while being unable to return to work to cover the costs. Making sure you get the compensation that you need to make a full recovery after a serious Tampa car accident is critical.

If injured victims think a reckless driver is responsible for their injuries, they should consult with a Florida auto accident lawyer immediately. Rebein Law has helped countless victims obtain fair settlements after being injured in a Tampa car accident. Contact Attorney Paul Rebein today at 813-305-7285 to see how we can help. 

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 Arizona. 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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