Delray Beach, FL (March 15, 2021) - Two people were killed following a crash in Delray Beach on Monday. The collision happened on the Florida's Turnpike near Boynton Beach Boulevard and Atlantic Avenue.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a truck was traveling on the Turnpike when it broke down on the side of the road. A sedan traveling in the left lane collided with rear-end of the truck, causing the sedan to burst into flames. Two occupants of the sedan were killed in the accident. Their identities have not been released at this time. The crash investigation remains ongoing. There is no word on potential charges.
No additional information is available at this time.
Florida is one of the most dangerous states in the nation for motorists. With a fatal crash reported about once every three hours, drivers should always be alert and aware of their surroundings in order to reduce their risk of being involved in an accident. Sadly, not all crashes are avoidable, and innocent accident victims will often lose their lives due to the actions of a negligent motorist.
We would like to offer our most sincere condolences to the victim's family after the fatal accident in Delray Beach.
Rubenstein Law is dedicated to serving individuals & families injured by the negligence of others. We know first-hand the heartbreak that can be left behind after an accident. In our news blog, we write about cases of personal injury relevant to our line of work, and we report on news of judgments and appellate cases that affect the rights of personal injury claimants. We feel a responsibility to raise awareness of the injury and tragic loss of life occurring across our state every day.
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