Reddick, FL (April 29, 2019) - One person died and another sustained injuries in a Sunday crash on I-75, near County Road 318. Officials responded to the scene around 5:40 p.m. in reference to the collision.
According FHP Information Officer Patrick Riordan, multiple cars were involved in the collision. It is not clear what caused the crash to take place. However, reports indicate that one person died and another was taken to UF Health Shands Hospital as a result of the crash. The names of the victims have not been released as of Sunday evening.
Traffic was backed up for two-to-three miles near the crash scene. There is no additional information available at this time.
Our thoughts are with the family of the deceased victim during this difficult time. As Florida car accident attorneys, we see firsthand the damage and devastation caused by fatal crashes. We know that families struggle in the aftermath of a serious accident to put the pieces back together and try to move on with their lives.
Nothing can replace the family member who is killed suddenly by the negligence of another driver. However, the surviving family members may have certain legal rights. In Florida, our law allows wrongful death claims to be brought against negligent actors responsible for the untimely death. Our Florida wrongful death attorneys have represented families seeking compensation for over 30 years. We know what it takes to get results in these difficult cases.
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