St. Cloud, FL (May 21, 2021) - Police were called to the scene of a fatal crash in St. Cloud early Friday morning. The collision happened just after 2:00 a.m. on Kissimmee Park Road near the Forida's Turnpike.
According to reports, two vehicles were involved in the crash. At this time, officials have not provided any information on the events that led up to the accident. One person was killed in the collision, however, the victim was not immediately identified. Troopers closed the southbound ramp of the Turnpike while they investigated the collision and cleared the scene. The road reopened approximately six hours later.
There is no further information available.
When we get into a vehicle, we certainly never expect to be involved in a serious or fatal accident. However, these crashes take place each day on our roadways. Statistics indicate that more than 3,000 people were killed in Florida traffic accidents in 2019. A large number of these victims lost their lives due to the actions of negligent drivers.
We would like to extend our condolences to the family who lost their loved one following this fatal car accident in St. Cloud.
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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