Plant City, FL – Five Killed, Three Hurt in Head-On Crash at FL-39 & Bruton Rd

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Plant City, FL – Five Killed, Three Hurt in Head-On Crash at FL-39 & Bruton Rd

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Plant City, FL (October 31, 2022) – A serious head-on collision in Plant City left five people dead and three others injured on Sunday night, October 30. The fatal crash was reported at the intersection of FL-39 and Bruton Road at around 9:30 p.m. 

It was reported that an SUV was headed northbound on Paul Buchman Highway when the driver crossed the centerline. The SUV collided head-on with an oncoming pickup truck. After the initial crash, a semi-truck collided with the pickup. 

The 53-year-old Valrico man driving the pickup was killed in the crash. Seven people from Zephyrhills were riding in the SUV. Four of them suffered fatal injuries. The remaining three passengers were seriously injured. 

No other injuries were reported. 

An ongoing investigation into the cause of the fatal accident is underway. 

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Deadly Head-On Collisions in Florida

Plant City, FL - Five Killed, Three Hurt in Head-On Crash at FL-39 & Bruton RdThe speeds of two vehicles significantly contribute to the force of the impact in a head-on collision. Head-on crashes have the potential to result in devastating injuries and fatalities. Despite making up the smallest percentage of collisions, they cause a lot of fatalities around the country.

The expenses incurred in the time after the death of a loved one can be quite high. In addition, it can be challenging to quantify certain kinds of losses. You need to make sure that you and others are able to receive the compensation to which you are all legally entitled and which you deserve, whether it be for the medical expenditures of a loved one or for your own pain and suffering.

We offer our deepest sympathies to anyone who has tragically lost a loved one in an accident. You are likely going through something that no one should have to go through, and while you try to cope with your loved one’s unexpected death, you undoubtedly have a long road ahead of you. It is vital to understand that you may be entitled to damages for your unfair suffering, and a knowledgeable Florida wrongful death lawyer may help you get the maximum amount of compensation.

You and your family may be entitled to compensation if a member of your family died as a result of someone else’s carelessness. With the aid of a Plant City wrongful death lawyer, you can submit a claim to hold the guilty party accountable. Contact Rebein Law if you ever experience the unexpected and unjust loss of a family member.

Call 813-305-7285 to speak with Attorney Paul Rebein about how we might be able to aid in your rehabilitation.

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 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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