Manatee, FL (October 2, 2019) - Police were on the scene of a fatal crash in Manatee on Wednesday, October 2nd. The crash was reported around 3:00 p.m. along State Road 70.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, at least one person died as a result of the accident. Troopers responded to the scene and began an investigation. There is no word on how the crash occurred or the number of vehicles involved. Police have also not released the identity of the deceased victim at this time. The crash caused delays near the scene while officers investigated.
There is no further information available at this time.
Fatal crashes take place on our roadways approximately every three hours. Losing a loved one to a car accident is one of the most heartbreaking and devastating events that a family can experience. During this difficult time, we know that your focus is on grieving the loss of your loved one and planning for the future.
At Rubenstein Law, we have decades of experience assisting families going through difficult times following a fatal crash. Our experienced and knowledgeable Florida wrongful death attorneys can assist you during this time, including obtaining compensation for loss of support, loss of companionship, medical and funeral expenses, lost income, and more.
Let us help you along your road to recovery. For your free consultation, please contact us at any time at 1-800 FL-Legal.
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