St Petersburg, FL (June 22, 2022) – Two people were hurt following a boating accident in St. Petersburg on Tuesday afternoon, June 21. The incident occurred near the intersection of 4th Avenue N. and Sunset Drive N. at around 3 p.m.
Two people were reportedly on board the vessel when it crashed. Emergency responders were quickly called to the scene to provide aid to the involved parties. One person was transported to Bayfront Health St. Petersburg and was listed in critical condition. Another victim was also treated for sustained injuries.
At this time, no further updates on the accident have been provided. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Boating Accidents in Florida
Many Floridians like boating. It is an extremely well-liked pastime in the state. Hundreds of people are killed or hurt in boat crashes each year in the United States, and these incidents claimed the lives of around 613 persons in 2019. Nearly 2,559 persons were hurt nationwide in incidents involving boats in the same year.
It may be difficult to file a personal injury claim since most people are unsure of the state’s regulations and what to do following a serious accident. The seconds that follow a collision are crucial in determining whether or not your personal injury claim will be successful because the vast majority of accident victims are believed to be entirely unaware of their legal rights.
Having fought for the rights of accident victims for a very long time, Rebein Law has a great deal of expertise in the area of personal injury law. We have assisted folks from all around the state who were hurt in unforeseeable accidents in fully recovering and moving on with their lives. Request a free consultation with us right away. Our St. Petersburg boat accident lawyers are dedicated to helping victims of aviation disasters take control of their lives as soon as possible. We also want to make sure that those at fault for the accident are held accountable and that you have the chance to properly recover.
Call Paul Rebein at 813-305-7285 as soon as you can for support if you were hurt in a boating 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.