St. Lucie County, FL (August 11, 2019) - A two-car crash in St. Lucie County was reported on Saturday, August 10th. The collision happened in the southbound lanes of I-95, near mile marker 118, around 11:10 a.m.
According to officials, the two cars collided near Gatlin Boulevard. The Florida Highway Patrol was on the scene to assist the crash victims and clear away the debris following the accident. Rescue workers also responded and transported two injured victims to a nearby hospital. The exact extent and nature of the injuries are not available at this time. Police have not released any word on the cause of the crash. Traffic near the crash scene was backed up until about 1:00 p.m., when the accident was finally cleared from the roadway.
An investigation is ongoing.
Traffic accidents are commonly reported in Florida. In fact, a crash takes place nearly every 90 seconds. Anyone in a vehicle is at risk of being involved in a crash. Although no one ever expects to be hurt at the hands of another motorist, negligent drivers wreak havoc on our roadways all the time. Distraction, impairment, speeding, and reckless driving are all frequent causes of car accidents in our state.
At Rubenstein Law, we understand how serious many car accidents can be. We know that you are struggling in the aftermath of the collision and that you need help during this time. Your focus should be on your recovery while a skilled and experienced Florida car accident lawyer handles the legal details. At Rubenstein Law, our team stands ready to help you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
For your free consultation, 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.
Note: These posts are created using publicly available (secondary) sources, information has not been independently verified. If you see information that should be corrected, please bring it to our attention and we will make adjustments. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.