St. Petersburg, FL (September 3, 2019) - Two boats collided with one another in St. Petersburg, leaving two women with serious injuries. The crash took place near the Skyway Bridge on Monday, September 2nd.
Fire rescue crews responded to the scene. According to reports, a 30-year-old woman and a 31-year-old woman sustained serious injuries in the crash. A dog aboard one of the boats also suffered a serious injury. The injured victims were taken to Bayfront Medical Center and have not been identified at this time. There is no information on what caused the crash to take place.
No further information has been released at this time.
We hope that the two women who were hurt in this boat crash have a complete recovery from their injuries.
Florida is home to many bodies of water and has a warm climate year-round. This makes our state very attractive for boaters and those who enjoy being on the water. Although boats are typically associated with enjoyment, a tragedy can occur in a matter of moments. Boating crashes are quite common and often result in severe and even fatal injuries. Each boating crash will be carefully investigated in order to determine the cause.
At Rubenstein Law, our Florida boating accident lawyers have the skills needed to take on any type of boating accident case. We know what it takes to help you when you have been injured in a boating crash that was not your fault. For a free consultation with a member of our team, please give us a call 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.
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