Lee County, FL (January 25, 2020) - The Lee County Sheriff's Office was on the scene of a crash on the Bonita Beach Causeway near Lovers Key State Park on Friday, January 24th.
According to deputies, two vehicles were involved in the crash. Rescue workers arrived at the scene and rushed the injured victims to a local hospital. The jaws of life were used to extricate one person from their vehicle. There is no information on the cause of the accident and the conditions of the victims are not available at this time.
No additional details are available at this time.
Police will continue to investigate this incident.
We hope that the victims who were seriously hurt will make a complete recovery.
According to NHTSA, a reportable accident occurs about every 92 seconds in Florida. With this high frequency of car accidents, no one on or near the roadway is ever truly safe from being involved in a crash. Both drivers and pedestrians alike should take careful precautions to minimize their risk of being the victim of an injury accident.
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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