Largo, FL (January 21, 2022) – According to local officials, at least one person was injured in a major traffic accident in Largo on Thursday, January 20. Around 4:36 p.m. the accident occurred near the intersection of W. Bay Drive and Missouri Avenue.
To assist the injured, emergency responders were dispatched to the scene. All lanes were temporarily closed as a result of the collision. At least one person was taken by ambulance to a nearby hospital. The extent of the injuries is unknown at this time.
There has not been any new information released about the crash at this time. Local authorities are looking into what caused the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Speeding-Related Collisions in Florida
Drivers who speed are more likely to lose control of their vehicles, potentially resulting in serious accidents. In the United States, 9,378 people were killed in high-speed collisions in 2018. With nearly 25 people killed every day as a result of speeding drivers, speeding is one of the most common causes of fatal car accidents. High-speed collisions, according to statistics, are more likely to result in catastrophic injuries. Over the last two decades, speeding has been blamed for one-third of all road deaths in the United States.
A serious car accident can be devastating for you or a loved one, and recovering compensation can be difficult for those who are unfamiliar with the law. Many victims are unsure of what they should do next to protect their legal rights, making filing a personal injury claim difficult. A Largo personal injury lawyer can assist injured victims and their families in recovering lost compensation following a car accident, which is often the most effective way to maximize your recovery.
Personal Injury Attorneys in Largo
Rebein Law has a long history of providing dependable, results-oriented legal services to Florida residents, and we are dedicated to helping all of our clients reach a fair resolution. In Florida, personal injury law covers a wide range of accidents, each with its own set of rules and restrictions. The first step in ensuring that you have an attorney who understands how to handle the unique aspects of your case is to find the right lawyer to represent you. Serious accident victims are entitled to the full value of their claim, and the party responsible for your injuries should be held liable.
For a free consultation about your case and how our Largo car accident lawyers can help you, call Attorney Paul Rebein at 813-305-7285 today.
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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.