Doral, FL (August 12, 2019) - Police were on the scene of a fatal crash along the Palmetto Expressway in Doral. The accident occurred on Monday, August 12th.
According to police, at least one of the vehicles involved rolled over following the crash. The driver of that vehicle, a white pickup truck, died at the crash scene. Several southbound lanes of the Expressway were blocked as police investigated the scene and cleared away wreckage. No information was given on how the crash occurred and the deceased victim has not been identified at this time.
An investigation into the cause of the accident remains ongoing.
Fatal crashes occur around eight times each day in Florida. Distraction, impairment, and drowsiness are frequent causes of serious and fatal crashes across our state. While we do not yet know why the crash occurred, police will investigate and determine the reasons behind the collision. Our deepest condolences are with the family of the deceased victim at this time as they deal with the tragic loss of their loved one.
If you have lost a loved one in a Florida traffic accident, you could have the right to bring a claim for wrongful death. This claim allows you to recover certain types of compensation in connection with your loss. These claims are complicated, however, and should only be brought with the help of an experienced Florida wrongful death attorney. Our attorneys at Rubenstein Law can help if you are facing this situation.
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