West Palm Beach, FL (February 10, 2021) - The West Palm Beach Police Department responded to the scene of a head-on collision on Wednesday, February 10th. The crash happened on Okeechobee Boulevard near Australian Avenue and Interstate 95.
According to officers, a vehicle was traveling on I-95 when the driver crossed over the median and struck an SUV head-on in the westbound lanes. Rescue workers rushed to the scene to provide medical assistance following the accident. There were serious injuries reported but the number of injuries is not clear at this time. The identities of those involved have not been revealed and the cause of the accident has not been established. Motorists traveling near the scene were advised to find alternate routes of travel or to use caution.
There is no additional information available at this time.
A car accident in Florida can be a devastating and life-altering event for victims. Car accidents take place in our state hundreds of times per day. Many of these crashes result in injuries and even death for innocent victims. Due to the prevalence of negligent drivers on our roadways, a Florida car accident can take place at any time and can leave motorists with severe and painful injuries that can affect all aspects of their lives.
We would like to extend our thoughts and well-wishes to all who have been affected by this car accident in West Palm Beach.
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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