Tampa, FL – Woman Injured in Pedestrian Crash on Himes Ave

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Tampa, FL – Woman Injured in Pedestrian Crash on Himes Ave

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Tampa, FL (May 31, 2021) – On Saturday, May 29, a woman was injured after being struck by a car while leaving a music festival in the Tampa area. 

The crash occurred at the intersection of N. Himes Avenue and W. Ohio Avenue, near the Raymond James Stadium. Soon past midnight, the injured party was reportedly leaving the venue which hosted the Sunset Music Festival. It was at that time that she was struck by a Nissan Versa while crossing N. Himes Avenue. 

The injured party was transported to a local medical facility for the treatment of sustained injuries. The driver reportedly remained at the scene and cooperated with local authorities. No further updates on the condition of the crash victims have been provided. 

An ongoing investigation into the collision is underway. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and her family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.

Tampa Pedestrian Accidents

5.31 Tampa, FL - Woman Injured in Pedestrian Crash on Himes AveAs a pedestrian, there is little protection in the event of a traffic accident. Florida is a dangerous state for those traveling on foot, and the state had the third-highest rate of pedestrian fatalities in the nation in 2013. There were 476 reported pedestrian deaths in the state that year, accounting for roughly 20% of pedestrian fatalities nationwide. 

Even if you think your claim is foolproof, you still should consult with an experienced Tampa pedestrian injury lawyer to ensure that your right to compensation is protected. Many victims of pedestrian crashes wonder why they need a personal injury lawyer after being involved in an accident at a crosswalk, but even the surest of injury claims can present unexpected obstacles for those with little experience with the law. This may be your first time pursuing an injury claim, and you need to reach out to an experienced Florida personal injury attorney for help.

If the driver is to blame for your injuries in the aftermath of a Tampa pedestrian accident, you may be able to get the compensation you need to make a full recovery. Rebein Law has years of experience helping victims of pedestrian accidents recover after suffering serious injuries, and we want to get to work on your case right away. If you have been unfairly injured by a reckless driver, contact Attorney Paul Rebein today at 813-305-7285 to discuss your case. 

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 Arizona. 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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