Tallahassee, FL (April 23, 2021) - Troopers with the Florida Highway Patrol were on the scene of a serious crash in Tallahassee on Thursday morning. The collision was reported in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 10.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a driver lost control of his vehicle, causing it to overturn in the eastbound lane before coming to rest in a grassy median. Two passengers, a 16-year-old girl, and a 32-year-old man sustained serious injuries in the accident. Their injuries are believed to be life-threatening. The occupants of the vehicle were from Sedalia, Missouri. The crash remains under investigation at this time.
There is no further information available.
Florida is one of the most dangerous states in the nation for motorists. According to statistics, there are about 400,000 reported car accidents in Florida every year. This equals a crash about once every 90 seconds. While no one ever expects to be involved in an accident, it can take place at any time and can result in catastrophic injuries to victims.
We would like to offer our thoughts and best wishes for a full recovery to the injured victim in this car accident in Tallahassee.
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