St. Petersburg, FL (December 1, 2018) - Two children suffered injuries after being struck by a vehicle on 18th Avenue South in St. Petersburg. The crash happened on Friday, November 30th.
The St. Petersburg Police Department responded to the accident scene. Two children were struck by the vehicle but their names and ages have not been released. There is no word on how the accident happened. The driver of the vehicle remained on scene and cooperated with police.
18th Avenue South was closed following the crash. There is no word on the condition of the two children.
Approximately 250,000 people are hurt each year in Florida car accidents. Many accidents, unfortunately, involve injuries to children. Drivers must take special care when traveling through neighborhoods and other areas where children are likely to be present in order to reduce the risk of a collision. We hope that both children hurt in this accident are able to make a quick and complete recovery.
At Rubenstein Law, our Florida car accident attorneys can help you when you have been injured by another's negligence. We have assisted accident victims for over 30 years and we know how to help you obtain compensation for your injuries. Our experienced team is standing by ready to help. To speak with us now, please call 1-800 FL-Legal.
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