Miami-Dade, FL (October 10, 2019) - Florida Highway Patrol troopers were on the scene of an injury crash in Miami-Dade on Thursday, October 10th. The crash was first reported around 7:00 p.m. on State Road 5, near SW 232nd Street.
When officers arrived, they discovered that the crash was a hit-and-run accident. At least one crash victim suffered injuries as a result of the crash. The nature of the injuries is not known at this time. There is no word on how the crash took place and police have not released any information about the suspect vehicle at this time.
The accident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim at this time in hopes of a full recovery.
Reportable accidents take place about every 92 seconds in Florida and over 100,000 hit-and-run crashes are reported in our state annually. Being the victim of a hit-and-run collision is incredibly frustrating and can lead to serious injuries as well as a long road to recovery.
At Rubenstein Law, our Florida car accident attorneys understand the challenges faced by those who have been the victim of hit-and-run drivers. Since 1988, we have assisted crash victims and their families in obtaining the compensation they deserve following injury accidents. For a free consultation and case evaluation, please give us a call 24/7 at 1-800 FL-Legal.
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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