Orange County, FL - One Killed, Three Hurt in Crash at Lake Pickett Rd, Victim Identified
By: FL Accident News Blog as Blog Post
Orange County, FL (September 10, 2019) - One man was killed and another was hurt in a head-on crash that occurred in Orange County on Monday, September 9th. The crash happened around 1:00 p.m. at the intersection of Lake Pickett Road and Tanner Road.
Troopers with the Florida Highway Patrol report that a 2016 Dodge was traveling westbound when it tried to pass another vehicle in a no-passing zone. The car then collided head-on with a pickup truck in the eastbound lanes. The driver of the car, Sergio Torres, died at the scene of the accident. Three occupants in the pickup truck sustained non-life threatening injuries.
The crash remains under investigation at this time.
Approximately 250,000 people are injured in car accidents across our state each year. When you have been hurt in a crash, it is easy to feel like your world has been turned upside down. From high medical costs, serious pain and suffering and forced time off of work, you may wonder if you will be able to lead a normal life again.
At Rubenstein Law, we have helped people in similar situations for over 30 years. Our team is battle-tested and experienced. We know how to help you get the compensation you deserve when you have been injured by the negligence of another driver.
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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Miramar, FL - Motorcyclist Dies Following Crash with Car
A crash involving a car and a motorcycle left one person dead. The crash took place on Saturday, October 6th at the intersection of Miramar Parkway and 148th Avenue. Miramar Fire Department responded to the scene. When rescue officials arrived, they found the motorcyclist lying on the ground suffering from critical injuries. He was rushed to Memorial Regional Hospital where he was pronounced dead due to his injuries. The vehicle driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the police investigation. The deceased motorcyclist has not been identified.
Doral, FL - Fatal Crash Investigated on Dolphin Expressway
The Florida Highway Patrol was called to the scene of a fatal accident in Doral on Thursday, November 15th.
The crash happened in the westbound lanes of the Dolphin Expressway, near Northwest 107th Avenue. The westbound lanes were shut down while troopers investigated. At this time, no information has been released on the cause of the crash or the number of vehicles involved. The victim has not been identified.