Orange County, FL (July 19, 2020) - Several people were hurt in a rollover crash that happened on Sunday in Orange County. The crash was reported around 2:30 p.m. on Old Winter Garden Road near the intersection with Takoma Street.
Officials with Orange County Fire Rescue were among the first to arrive at the scene. Rescue crews reportedly took multiple people to the hospital following the crash, although there was no information on the nature of the injuries or the conditions of the victims. At least one person was trapped inside their vehicle following the crash and several cars sustained heavy damage. The cause of the accident was not immediately released. Officials asked motorists to avoid the area.
No additional details are available at this time.
According to the most recent statistics, more than 400,000 car accidents were reported last year in Florida. Crashes involving multiple vehicles tend to be among the most severe accident that we see on a daily basis and can lead to serious injuries with long-term consequences. Unfortunately, innocent victims are frequently hurt in Florida car accidents due to the actions of negligent drivers.
Our thoughts go out to those who were hurt in this Orange County car accident. We hope that the victims make a complete and speedy recovery.
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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