Lutz, FL (October 25, 2019) - The Florida Highway Patrol responded to a fatal crash in Lutz on Thursday, October 24th. The crash was reported on State Road 54 on the Foggy Ridge Parkway.
Troopers responded to the scene and quickly closed the road off in both directions as they investigated the crash. At least one person suffered fatal injuries as a result of the accident. There is no information as to what caused the crash to occur at this time and the identity of the victim has not been revealed. It is also unclear how many people suffered injuries in the collision.
No further details have been released at this time.
We would like to extend our condolences to all who have been affected by this tragic State Road 54 crash. When a fatal crash occurs, it is certainly a life-changing event for families who must deal with sudden tragedy. Deadly crashes happen about every three hours in Florida and can take place at any time. The causes of a fatal accident are carefully investigated by accident reconstruction teams, who are trained in identifying the underlying cause of the crash and determining which driver was responsible.
Following a serious accident, it is important to get in touch with a Florida car accident lawyer as soon as possible to understand your rights. You may have a claim under Florida's wrongful death laws to help you receive compensation from the at-fault driver. At Rubenstein Law, we are here to assist in any way we can after an unexpected tragedy. For your free consultation, please contact us 24/7 at 1-800 FL-Legal.
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