Tampa, FL (September 17, 2022) – A serious car accident involving a pedestrian happened in Tampa on the morning of September 16. Numerous responders were called to the crash site to render aid to those involved.
Information from reports shows that the incident occurred at the intersection of Aspinwall Street near Lime Road. A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in the area, causing injuries deemed non-life-threatening.
Police and EMTs were seen at the crash site for some time on Friday morning. Traffic was backed up while emergency personnel was present in the area.
Currently, the cause of the crash is being investigated by local police. The pedestrian was transported from the scene by ambulance to be treated for their injuries.
Their identity has not been released at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim. We hope for their full recovery.
Florida Pedestrian Wrecks
Statistically speaking, one of the most dangerous things that many of us do on a daily basis is drive a car or travel on foot on busy roadways. In Florida, one of the fastest-growing places in the United States, the chances of becoming involved in a traffic accident are high. Contact the Tampa pedestrian accident attorneys at Rebein Law for assistance with your motor vehicle accident case.
There are numerous important steps that should be taken after involvement in an accident in order to create the best possible outcome for your personal injury case. On top of seeking proper medical care, filing a police report, and notifying the insurance company, the next step you should take is to contact a skilled and experienced Florida personal injury attorney. Working with a lawyer is highly recommended even if you are under the impression that you should be guaranteed a settlement.
If this is your first time dealing with the aftermath of a collision, you may be in shock when you find out how time consuming, expensive, and frustrating it is to get your life back to normal. Most of us are completely unprepared for the extreme disruption a crash can cause in our lives. Oftentimes, people find that they feel fine at the accident scene, but then later develop symptoms of injury due to the incident. We, at Rebein Law, are accustomed to assisting our clients through these difficult times. Our staff is skilled when it comes to dealing with law enforcement, health care providers, and insurance companies. We wish to aid you in your transition back to normalcy as seamlessly as possible.
Our pedestrian crash lawyers at Rebein Law take the time needed to thoroughly and personally explain the law surrounding personal injury in the Sunshine State so that you know what to expect. If you have been wrongfully injured by a careless driver, call Attorney Paul Rebein today at 813-305-7285 to discuss your case.
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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.