North Miami, FL (July 12, 2020) - One person was killed and four others were injured in a car accident that took place in North Miami on Saturday, July 11th. The crash happened at 13995 W. Dixie Highway around 2:00 a.m.
According to officers, a car was traveling on W. Dixie when the driver lost control of the vehicle and slammed into a church building. There were a total of five occupants in the vehicle at the time of the accident. One person died as a result of their injuries while four others were taken to Aventura Hospital with unknown injuries. It is not clear if the deceased victim was the driver or a passenger in the vehicle.
An investigation is ongoing at this time. There is no word on whether any charges are expected.
Car accidents in Florida take place about every 92 seconds. While many accidents are minor in nature and do not result in any injuries, some crashes are far more serious and can lead to life-altering outcomes. Deadly crashes are reported about eight times per day in our state. Sadly, these accidents often result in the deaths of innocent victims.
Our thoughts and condolences go out to the victims of this fatal car accident in North Miami.
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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