Pinellas County, FL (June 22, 2021) - The Florida Highway Patrol responded to the scene of an injury crash in Pinellas County on Tuesday, June 22nd. The crash occurred at approximately 12:00 p.m. on Ulmerton Road near Feather Sound Drive.
Troopers arrived at the crash site about 10 minutes after being dispatched. According to reports, at least one person suffered injuries in the collision although the nature and extent of the injuries sustained is not known at this time. There was a roadblock at the scene due to the severity of the accident as passing motorists were urged to find alternate routes of travel if possible. The identity of the victim and the cause of the crash have not been released.
No further information is available. The crash remains under investigation.
An injury accident in Florida can result in serious and life-altering consequences. Each year, there are more than 200,000 reported injuries in car accidents that take place across our state. Some common injuries in Florida car accidents include head trauma, broken bones, spinal cord injuries, and soft tissue injuries. Police will continue to investigate this accident in order to determine the cause.
We would like to extend our thoughts and best wishes to the victims of this car accident in Pinellas County.
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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