Pompano Beach, FL (October 25, 2019) - One person is dead and three others are in critical condition after a T-bone crash in Pompano Beach. The crash was reported around 7:20 p.m. on Tuesday, October 22nd.
The Broward County Sheriff's Office responded to the intersection of Northwest 27th Avenue and Hammondville Road. According to reports, 37-year-old Carl Magnan was driving a Honda Accord westbound on Hammondville. Magnan attempted to turn left onto Northwest 27th but T-boned a vehicle driven by a teenager. Magnan was taken to the hospital following the crash and later succumbed to his injuries. The teenage driver of the other vehicle and two other teenage passengers were listed in critical condition at area hospitals.
There is no further information at this time.
We are saddened to learn of this tragic fatal accident in Pompano Beach.
According to NHTSA, a reportable accident takes place in Florida approximately every 92 seconds. Of course, not every crash results in serious injuries but many of them will. All motorists should be as safe as possible when operating their motor vehicles and should always follow all traffic laws and regulations. Sometimes, however, a crash cannot be avoided due to the negligent actions of other drivers.
If you find yourself in this situation, it is important to understand your legal rights. Whether you or a loved one are the victims of the crash, Florida law allows recovery from the at-fault driver and their car insurance policy. At Rubenstein Law, our Florida personal injury attorneys stand ready to assist you in times of need. Since 1988, we have recovered more than a billion dollars for injured crash victims.
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