Lake Worth Beach, FL (September 4, 2020) - A man was hurt after being struck by a motorcycle in Lake Worth Beach on Friday morning. The crash took place along Military Trail near the intersection with Lake Worth Road.
According to a report, a pedestrian was walking along Military Trail when he was hit by a motorcycle. The pedestrian suffered critical injuries in the crash. Rescue crews arrived at the scene and airlifted the injured pedestrian to a nearby hospital in critical condition. There is no word on the victim's identity. No one else was injured in the collision.
Police are still investigating the accident. There are no further details available at this time.
A pedestrian accident in Florida can be a life-altering event. These accidents take place every day throughout our state and they often have serious consequences for victims. Some common injuries in Florida pedestrian crashes can include broken bones, head trauma, strains, sprains, and soft tissue injuries. The injuries from pedestrian crashes can linger for weeks, months, and even years after the accident, leaving you confused and overwhelmed as you continue along your path to recovery.
Our most sincere thoughts are with the victim of this tragic incident in Lake Worth Beach.
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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