Kissimee, FL (October 7, 2019) - A teenager suffered injuries when he was struck by a car in Kissimmee on Monday, October 7th. The crash was reported on Fortune Avenue near Grande Boulevard.
The Kissimmee Police Department responded to the scene and began an investigation. Police say that a 15-year-old boy was riding his bike on Fortune when he was hit by a car. The boy suffered serious injuries in the crash. A medical helicopter was called to assist the injured victim and the boy was airlifted to a nearby hospital with serious injuries. There is no word on whether the injuries are life-threatening.
No further details are available.
Approximately 250,000 injury crashes will occur this year in Florida. Bicycle crashes will often result in severe and catastrophic injuries for those affected. Many bicycle crashes occur to negligent or reckless driving. In these cases, police will continue to investigate. Our thoughts are with those affected by this serious crash, and we hope the 15-year-old victim will receive a full recovery from his injuries.
When you have suffered serious injuries in a Florida car accident, you can look to the attorneys at Rubenstein Law for relief. Serving Florida since 1988, we have recovered millions on behalf of injured accident victims. We provide free consultations, and our phones are answered 24/7.
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