Fort Myers, FL (October 27, 2020) - The Florida Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a fatal crash in Fort Myers on Monday, October 26th. Troopers were called to the crash near mile marker 142 around 11:25 a.m.
There are few details regarding the accident at this time. According to a report, three cars were involved in the collision and one person was killed as a result of the accident. There is no word on additional injuries and police have not said how the crash occurred. Traffic was slowed at the scene for several hours as drivers were advised to use caution and to find alternate routes of travel if possible.
There is no additional information available at this time. An investigation remains ongoing.
The loss of a loved one in a fatal crash is one of the most devastating things that a family can experience. Fatal car accidents occur about eight times per day across our state and can take place at any time. When a fatal accident occurs, authorities will undertake a comprehensive evaluation to determine the cause and which driver should be held responsible.
We wish to extend our most sincere condolences to the family who lost their loved one in this 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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