Indian River Co., FL (November 15, 2023) – Two people were transported by ambulance to area hospitals with injuries following an automobile accident that occurred on Tuesday morning in Indian River County. Firefighters with Indian River County Fire Rescue were called to the scene of the crash at approximately 6:30 a.m. on November 14.
According to local news sources, a commercial truck was towing a trailer on Interstate 95. As the vehicle proceeded down the eastbound side of the roadway, it was involved in a collision with two additional vehicles near State Road 60. Firefighters shut down the roadway while providing assistance.
Injuries were reported as a result of this collision. One of the involved victims was transported to HCA Florida Lawnwood Hospital in Fort Pierce, Florida, for emergency treatment. The second victim, identified as a male, was transported to Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital in Vero Beach, Florida. The incident is currently being investigated.
We hope the two people hurt in this crash recover quickly.
Being involved in a truck accident can be incredibly difficult to deal with. Unfortunately, there are thousands of crashes involving commercial vehicles reported in Florida every year. These accidents can be devastating as they often result in severe injuries for those involved. Some of the most common injuries reported in automobile accidents include:
Victims who suffer these and other serious injuries often have to go through extensive medical treatment. Many victims are forced to go through surgery, therapy, rehabilitation, and other long-term treatments. Unfortunately, it can be nearly impossible to get your life back on track in the aftermath of a truck crash.
If you have been hurt as a result of the negligent actions of another driver, you have the ability to pursue a personal injury claim against the responsible party. Legal action can help you obtain financial resources to cover your medical costs, alleviate the impact of lost wages from being forced out of work, and a variety of other damages you face. It is important that you seek legal guidance from a commercial vehicle accident lawyer as soon as possible. Your attorney will be able to get started on building a case on your behalf so that you can get justice.
At Burg Simpson, we are proud of our reputation as a leading law firm for truck accident victims. Our commitment to providing exceptional legal representation and fighting tirelessly for the rights of our clients is unmatched. With our experienced team of attorneys and access to top resources, we have what it takes to handle even the most complex cases. If you or a loved one has been involved in a truck accident, we encourage you to reach out to our national truck accident law firm for a free consultation. We will work diligently on your behalf to secure the justice and fair compensation you deserve. Trust Burg Simpson to be by your side every step of the way.
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