Hialeah, FL (November 5, 2019) - Two teenagers suffered serious injuries when their ATV collided with a truck in Hialeah. The crash occurred around 7:45 p.m. on Monday, November 4th.
According to Hialeah police, the two teens were riding an ATV in the area of West 84th Street and 20th Avenue when the accident took place. Hialeah Fire Rescue units also arrived at the scene and transported the victims to Ryder Trauma Center with serious injuries. There is no further update on their conditions at this time. No word was released on the cause of the accident. Police were at the scene investigating the ATV. It is not believed that the driver of the truck was injured.
An investigation is active at this time.
We are saddened to hear of this injury crash in Hialeah and we hope that the teenagers make a complete recovery.
Car accidents take place very suddenly and unexpectedly. According to statistics from NHTSA, a crash is reported somewhere in our state every 92 seconds. Those in traditional vehicles, as well as non-traditional vehicles such as ATVs and scooters all, run the risk of being hurt in a crash. Negligent drivers are all around us and just a single act of reckless or careless driving is all it takes to change your life for the worse.
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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