Miami, FL (August 8, 2019) - A box truck driver was killed in a Tuesday afternoon crash on I-75 in Miami. The collision occurred around 1:40 p.m. near Miami Gardens Drive.
According to reports, a white box truck was traveling southbound when it struck the back of a tractor-trailer. The driver died at the scene of the crash. There is no word on whether the tractor-trailer driver was injured. The accident caused three lanes to be shut down while police were investigating.
The box truck driver has not been identified. No additional details are available.
We hope that all who were hurt in this crash are able to have a complete recovery. Each year, about 250,000 injury crashes will occur on Florida's streets and highways. Rear-end collisions are notorious for causing extreme damage. These types of crashes can be especially serious if they occur at high speeds.
If you or a loved one have been injured in a Florida car accident, our team at Rubenstein Law is here to help. We will assist you in obtaining the compensation you deserve to help you get back on your feet. For your free consultation, give us a call at any time, at 1-800 FL-Legal.
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