Pensacola, FL (September 8, 2018) - A Friday night crash involving two cars in Pensacola has left a woman with critical injuries. Authorities say that the crash happened around 7:00 pm at the intersection of Cervantes Street and E Street. The crash happened at a stoplight near the intersection.
Officers have not said exactly how the crash took place. EMS, fire and police units all responded to the scene. Rescue workers transported the injured woman to a hospital with life-threatening injuries. There is no word on whether the other driver was hurt or whether any passengers were involved in the crash.
An investigation remains ongoing and no further information regarding the accident is available at this time.
We hope that the woman hurt in this accident is able to recover from her injuries. There is not enough information currently available to make any determinations as to the cause of this crash. When a serious accident occurs, police undertake a thorough and complete investigation in order to determine how the accident took place and which driver caused the crash to occur. Once the report is complete, a clearer picture of the accident usually begins to emerge.
If the injured woman was not negligent in causing this crash, she will have the right to file a personal injury claim against the other driver. In a personal injury claim, the victim can request compensation for medical care of any kind resulting from injuries in the accident, pain and suffering as well as lost wages.
The value of a personal injury claim is something that only an experienced lawyer can accurately determine. When you have been hurt in a Florida car accident, the attorneys and staff at Rubenstein Law are here to assist. For a free case evaluation, call us at 1-800 FL-Legal.
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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