Plant City, FL (February 7, 2019) - A two-car crash in Plant City left one motorist dead on Wednesday, February 6th.
The Florida Highway Patrol was called to the intersection of State Road 60 and Clarence Gordon, Jr. Road to investigate the accident. According to initial reports from the scene, a pickup truck and a tanker truck were involved in the collision. There is no word on exactly how the crash took place. One person lost their life in the accident but has not been identified at this time pending next-of-kin notification. There is no word on whether anyone else was injured.
Police are still investigating the accident and no additional details are available.
A car accident can turn your world upside down on short notice. Accidents happen frequently in our state, approximately every 92 seconds. This means that no matter where you are or what you are doing, there is always a risk of being involved in a crash if you are in a vehicle or in an area where vehicles ae found. While there are many safety precautions that can and should be taken to lower the risk of a crash, some accidents are simply unavoidable.
When you have been injured as a result of another person’s negligence, it is natural to feel angry, hopeless and frustrated as a result of your situation. However, it is important to keep in mind that you have very valuable legal rights if the crash was not your fault.
The team of Florida car accident attorneys at Rubenstein Law can help you exercise and protect your legal rights following an accident. Since 1988, we have assisted Floridians who have been injured in accidents all across our state. For your free consultation, please 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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