Hobe Sound, FL (April 21, 2021) - Two people were injured after a two-vehicle accident in Hobe Sound on Wednesday. The crash took place on U.S. Highway 1 near Southeast Pettway Street.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a car and a truck were involved in the accident. The Martin County Fire Rescue also responded to the scene. Rescue workers transported two people to local hospitals with moderate-to-severe injuries. There is no word on the cause of the accident.
The FHP is investigating. No additional information is available.
Last year, there were about 250,000 reported injury crashes in Florida. Rollover crashes are typically among the most severe and dangerous types of accidents that occur. These crashes normally take place at high speeds. During a rollover collision, vehicle occupants suffer serious injuries and they may be thrown from the vehicle, further increasing the risk of a negative outcome.
We would like to offer our thoughts and best wishes to all affected by this car accident in Hobe Sound.
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