Tampa, FL – Woman Killed in Pedestrian Crash at Kennedy Blvd & W Shore Blvd
Last updated Wednesday, December 21st, 2022
Tampa, FL (October 26, 2022) – On Wednesday, October 26, a woman was killed after being struck by a motor vehicle in the Tampa area.
The fatal crash was reported at the corner of Kennedy Boulevard and West Shore Boulevard at around 4:45 a.m. The woman was traveling near the scene when she was struck by an oncoming motorist. The victim sustained fatal injuries and was later pronounced dead.
The driver remained at the scene and cooperated with responding officials. The area was closed for several hours while emergency responders were present.
An investigation into the cause of the fatal accident is in progress.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
Due to their vulnerability and lack of protection, pedestrians who are struck by cars frequently suffer catastrophic injuries. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates that more than 6,500 pedestrians died and about 55,000 were wounded in motor vehicle collisions with pedestrians in 2020. Florida has a particularly high rate of fatal pedestrian crashes.
The accidental death of a spouse or other close family member is one of the types of losses that can be one of the most difficult to overcome. In addition to the anguish and distress brought on by the death of a loved one, a family may also struggle financially as a result of the deadly accident. These may include funeral costs, a reduction in income, and other factors.
If an accident caused the loss of a member of your immediate family or spouse, a wrongful death attorney in Tampa may be able to assist you in obtaining financial compensation to cover the costs of funeral and burial as well as additional damages, such as mental anguish and physical agony. You and your family deserve support during this difficult time.
If a member of your family passed away as a result of someone else’s carelessness, you and your family may be entitled to compensation. You can file a claim to hold the culpable party accountable with the aid of a Tampa pedestrian accident attorney. If you ever suffer the sudden and unjust loss of a family member, get in touch with Rebein Law.
Call Attorney Paul Rebein at 813-305-7285 to discuss how we might be able to help with your recovery.
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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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