Tampa, FL – I-75 S Scene of Serious Auto Wreck with Injuries near SR-70

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Tampa, FL – I-75 S Scene of Serious Auto Wreck with Injuries near SR-70

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Tampa, FL (October 2, 2022) – A car accident happened in Tampa on the evening of October 2. At around 10:10 p.m., the incident was reported to officials in the area. 

Sources say the wreck occurred on Interstate 75 South near SR-70. How and why the collision took place is still being investigated by police. 

Various responders were seen helping injured victims at the wreck site. One or more people were treated for injuries on-site, however, the total number of individuals in need of transportation to the hospital has not been reported. 

The on-ramp to SR-70 from I-75 was blocked while authorities and other responders worked in the area. Authorities are working to determine the cause of the crash. 

Traffic was backed up for some time on the evening of October 2. We hope for the full and fast recovery of those with injuries. 

Nothing further has been reported. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Florida Auto Crashes

Tampa, FL - I-75 S Scene of Serious Auto Wreck near SR-70Florida sees thousands of vehicle accidents per year. The Sunshine State sees approximately 400,000 vehicle wrecks annually that injure over 150,000 people and take the lives of over 3,000. Currently, what causes these incidents vary, however, the main cause of most of the auto crashes that happen in the state of Florida is driver negligence. 

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that over 92% of vehicle crashes reported in the United States are the result of driver negligence. Driver negligence includes speeding, intoxication, distraction, and fatigue. These are the four forms of driver negligence most often seen in the United States and throughout the state of Florida.

Sustaining severe injuries in a car crash in Florida can be a devastating experience for victims and their family members. Injured crash victims may be stuck in the hospital for a prolonged period of time where they have to undergo invasive medical care like surgery. Being stuck in the hospital can force a person out of work and into financial difficulties. 

Working with a car crash lawyer in the aftermath of a severe accident can prove to be extremely helpful. An attorney can help you file a personal injury claim for financial compensation so you can get the money you need to recover. You can get help paying for repairs to your vehicle, lost wages, medical bills, and more. 

Contact Rebein Law at 813-305-7285 to talk with Attorney Paul Rebein about how we might be able to help with your recovery.

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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