New Port Richey, FL (January 27, 2022) – A woman was killed after being struck by a motor vehicle in New Port Richey on Thursday morning, January 27. The deadly accident took place at around 4:40 a.m. at the intersection of Rowan Road and Gibraltar Avenue.
Local reports revealed that a 30-year-old New Port Richey woman was headed southbound in a vehicle on Rowan Road. A 65-year-old woman was traveling across the roadway when she was hit by the oncoming car. Emergency responders were sent to the scene to render aid to the injured party.
The woman suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. No additional information has been revealed at this time.
An ongoing crash investigation is underway.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Florida Deadly Pedestrian Crashes
In the United States, a pedestrian was killed by a motor vehicle nearly every 88 minutes on average in 2017, and a total of 5,977 pedestrians lost their lives on American roadways that year. In the event of a collision, pedestrians in Florida are especially vulnerable to serious injuries. With 708 pedestrian deaths reported in 2019, Florida had the second-highest number of pedestrian deaths in the country. Pedestrians who have been seriously injured in an accident should contact an attorney.
It can be devastating when a loved one dies as a result of someone else’s carelessness or negligence. Unexpected expenses and other damages are common for the family of a deceased victim. Survivors’ family members frequently express frustration and helplessness. Their sense of betrayal is heightened by the fact that their financial situation is rapidly deteriorating. Surviving family members are only natural in wanting to hold those responsible for their loved one’s death accountable by filing a wrongful death claim with the help of a New Port Richey personal injury lawyer.
New Port Richey Pedestrian Crash Attorneys
Our main goal at Rebein Law is to help families get the most money possible for the losses they have suffered as a result of a fatal car accident. Our track record demonstrates that we can help our clients achieve their goals. Our legal knowledge and tenacity have resulted in favorable outcomes for our clients in even the most difficult cases following a fatal car accident. Thousands of people have benefited from our assistance in obtaining compensation following the death of a loved one. Cases involving wrongful death are among the most difficult to resolve. It can be beneficial to have an experienced New Port Richey pedestrian accident lawyer on your side.
If you have lost a loved one in a car accident, call Attorney Paul Rebein at 813-305-7285 to speak with a New Port Richey wrongful death lawyer about your case.
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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.