Tampa, FL (December 3, 2019) - A pedestrian was involved in a crash on in Tampa on Tuesday, December 3rd. The crash happened on the Dale Mabry Highway.
Officers with the Tampa Police Department along with rescue workers responded to the scene near Ohio Avenue. The pedestrian reportedly suffered injuries as a result of the crash but there is no word on the extent of the injuries. The crash took place in the northbound lanes of Dale Mabry. There is no information on the events leading up to the collision and the pedestrian has not been identified.
No further details are available.
Pedestrian accidents can result in life-altering consequences in a matter of seconds. Florida ranks near the top of statistical categories when it comes to death and serious injuries to pedestrians. Unfortunately, pedestrians remain extremely vulnerable to being injured when they are on or near the roadways in our state. Many pedestrian crashes are avoidable and are caused by the actions of negligent and reckless drivers.
We hope that the injured victim in this crash makes a complete recovery.
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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