Miami, FL (April 5, 2021) - A person was killed following a crash on I-95 in Miami. The collision happened around 3:30 a.m. on Monday, April 5th.
Troopers with the Florida Highway Patrol responded to the scene near the exit for 62nd Street. According to troopers, a blue Buick and box truck were involved in the collision. The driver of the Buick was trapped in their vehicle and died at the accident scene. The driver of the box truck was not injured. Neither of the drivers were identified following the collision.
The accident resulted in delays at the scene. Motorists were advised to find alternate routes of travel and to avoid the scene if possible. No additional information is available.
According to statistics, about 250,000 people were victims of Florida injury accidents in 2019. A very large majority of all Florida car accidents are caused by the actions of negligent drivers. These drivers choose to speed, drive while distracted, driving under the influence of alcohol, and other careless behaviors. All of these actions can lead to injuries for innocent victims.
Our thoughts and condolences go out to the victim's family following this fatal car accident in Miami.
Rubenstein Law is dedicated to serving individuals and 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 or personal injury that are 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 for the tragic loss of life occurring across our state every day.
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