Fort Myers, FL (June 23, 2021) - One person was killed in a car accident in Fort Myers on Tuesday. The collision happened on Winkler Avenue near Veronica Shoemaker Boulevard.
The Florida Highway Patrol responded to the scene. According to troopers, there were at least two cars involved in the crash. The identity of the deceased victim is not available at this time. There is no word on the events leading up to the cause of the accident. Motorists were advised to avoid the accident scene if possible.
There is no additional information available at this time.
According to statistics, a reportable crash happens in Florida about once every 90 seconds. These accidents involve cars, motorcycles, pedestrians, bicycles, and others. While not all crashes result in injuries, many of them do. These accidents can be life-threatening and can have impacts for weeks, months, and even years following the crash. There is certainly nothing more devastating than the loss of a loved one in a Florida traffic crash.
We would like to extend our thoughts and condolences to those affected by this tragic car accident in Fort Myers.
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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