St Petersburg, FL (February 22, 2022) – A driver was killed following a two-vehicle collision in St. Petersburg on Monday night, February 21. The deadly crash occurred at the intersection of 38th Avenue N. and 38th Avenue N. at around 7:30 p.m.
A 2020 Lincoln SUV was making a left turn at the intersection and entered the path of a Hyundai. Both cars collided at the crossroads. The operator of the Hyundai was taken to Bayfront Health St. Petersburg in critical condition. They were later pronounced dead.
No further information has been provided at this time. An ongoing investigation into the deadly crash is underway.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Car Crashes in Florida
You run the risk of being injured in a traffic accident every time you get behind the wheel of a car. Florida has an alarmingly high rate of car accidents when compared to other states, with over 400,000 reported each year. This means that over 1,000 collisions occur every day in the state. With over 3,000 people killed in traffic accidents each year, Florida is one of the most dangerous states in the country.
When a loved one dies as a result of someone else’s carelessness or negligence, it can be devastating. For the family of a deceased victim, unexpected expenses and other damages are common. Family members of survivors frequently express frustration and helplessness. The fact that their financial situation is rapidly deteriorating adds to their sense of betrayal. It’s only natural for surviving family members to want to hold those responsible for their loved one’s death accountable by filing a wrongful death claim with the help of a St. Petersburg car accident attorney.
Wrongful Death Lawyers in St. Petersburg
At Rebein Law, our main goal is to assist families in obtaining the maximum amount of compensation for the losses they have suffered as a result of a fatal car accident. Our track record shows that we can assist our clients in achieving their objectives. Even in the most difficult cases following a fatal car accident, our legal knowledge and tenacity have resulted in favorable outcomes for our clients. Thousands of people have benefited from our help in obtaining compensation after a loved one has died. Wrongful death cases are among the most difficult to resolve. Having an experienced St. Petersburg personal injury lawyer on your side can be beneficial.
Call Attorney Paul Rebein at 813-305-7285 to speak with a St. Petersburg wrongful death lawyer about your case if you have lost a loved one in a car accident.
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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.