Tampa, FL – One Killed, Several Hurt in Collision on I-75 near Bruce B Downs Blvd

Last updated Wednesday, December 21st, 2022

Tampa, FL – One Killed, Several Hurt in Collision on I-75 near Bruce B Downs Blvd

Tampa, FL (August 18, 2022) – A pileup crash in the Tampa area on Thursday, August 18, left one person dead and another injured. The accident was reported on Interstate 75 SB near Bruce B. Downs Boulevard at around 8:20 a.m. 

The driver of an SUV on the highway reportedly lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a flatbed truck. The impact caused both vehicles to enter the right side of the road where they hit a sedan and another SUV. 

The semi and sedan then hit two trucks towing mobile homes. A 26-year-old from Shreve, Ohio was killed in the accident. Several others were transported to a local hospital for treatment. 

An ongoing accident investigation is in progress. 

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

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A total of 3,183 persons lost their lives in fatal vehicle accidents in Florida in 2019, according to recent statistics. While many events only result in minor damage and injuries, some may have far-reaching consequences and high medical bills. After being injured as a result of another person’s carelessness, it’s common to feel irate and disappointed with the outcome of your accident — in more ways than one. 

When compelled to deal with the concerns of wrongful death claims at the same time as grieving the loss of a loved one, people may feel additional worry and pressure. You will need to be aware of the following information in order to bring a wrongful death claim in Florida.

Calculating a victim’s entire lifetime earnings is not usually easy. Some of the best and most qualified accountants and economists in Tampa are on the team of one of the most well-known wrongful death attorneys in the city to help with calculating damages in wrongful death cases.

If a member of your family passes away due to injuries they experienced in a vehicle accident, a Tampa wrongful death lawyer can assist you with every aspect of your case or claim. Therefore, it’s crucial to deal with a knowledgeable wrongful death attorney. People who have lost a loved one in a terrible vehicle accident have long received assistance from the legal team at Rebein Law. Paul Rebein, an attorney, may be reached at 813-305-7285 to discuss how we might be able to help you.

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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.

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