Sarasota, FL (May 24, 2021) - Emergency crews responded to the scene of a serious, multi-car crash in Sarasota on Monday. The accident occurred on Interstate 75 in the northbound lanes near mile marker 75 and Proctor Road.
According to a report, a car was traveling south on I-75 when, for unknown reasons, the driver lost control of the car. The first car struck a vehicle and then came to rest in the northbound lanes of the highway. Two people in the second vehicle sustained serious injuries and were taken to the hospital in unknown condition. There were no other injuries reported and the identity of those involved has not yet been made public.
There is no additional information available.
Each year, there are approximately 250,000 injury accidents in Florida. This number places our state near the top of the nation when it comes to the highest number of injury accidents. While most people would like to feel safe when they are in their vehicles, the reality is that injury crashes occur multiple times per day and often affect innocent victims. Given the number of negligent drivers in Florida, all motorists should use extreme care and caution and be aware of their surroundings in order to reduce their chances of being involved in a potentially catastrophic accident.
Our thoughts and best wishes go out to the injured victims of this car accident in Sarasota.
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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