Ocala, FL (October 24, 2020) - Police in Ocala responded to the scene of an injury accident in the city on Friday afternoon. The crash happened just before 4:30 p.m at the intersection of Northeast 36th Avenue and 7th Street.
According to reports, there were two pickup trucks and another vehicle involved in the accident. One driver was taken to the hospital following the accident. Further reports on his condition were not immediately available. There is no word on what caused the accident to occur or whether any charges were expected to be filed. No other injuries were reported in the collision.
An investigation remains ongoing at this time. There is no additional information available.
According to statistics published by NHTSA, a reportable car accident in Florida takes place about once every 92 seconds. These accidents often leave injured victims and their families suffering from the aftermath of the crash, including pain and suffering, lost wages, and expensive medical treatment. Police will continue to investigate this crash in order to determine the cause and which driver should be held responsible.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim following this car accident in Ocala.
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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