Clermont, FL – Pedestrian Accident at FL-50 and Grand Hwy IntersectionOrlando Legal News
Clermont, FL (November 21, 2020) – Around 6:17 p.m. on Saturday evening, November 21, a pedestrian accident with injuries took place in Clermont.
According to the Clermont Police Department, officials responded to the intersection of FL-50 and Grand Highway where they found a female lying in the middle of the road. They determined that she was hit by a vehicle that fled the scene.
The suspect car was described to officers as a passenger vehicle with front-end damage that was last seen headed east on FL-50.
The female pedestrian was flown to Orlando Regional Medical Center with critical injuries. Her current condition is not yet known.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
Pedestrian accidents are some of the most horrific accidents on our roads that lead to some of the most extensive harm every year in the state of Florida. This is due to the fact that pedestrians have no protection from harm against motor vehicles, which means that they are more likely to lose their lives in these accidents. Many others will suffer from extensive and even life-threatening injuries every year. If you have been injured in a pedestrian accident and believe that another party is to blame, you should always be prepared to speak with an accident attorney.
Pedestrians have the right-of-way on our roads, which means that motor vehicle drivers are always supposed to be on the lookout for these vulnerable parties. Some of the most severe injuries that pedestrians sustain include broken bones, TBIs, organ damage, and more. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to a Florida pedestrian accident. It is imperative that you seek legal help so that you can understand your legal options at this time. See our proven track record of success representing those who have been injured in Florida pedestrian accidents at https://vaughanpa.com/recent-results/personal-injury-cases/.
At Vaughan Law Group, our skilled and dedicated accident attorneys have helped many victims of serious pedestrian accidents throughout the years. We understand how challenging it can be to face the aftermath of a collision on your own and offer our support to you. Our attorneys will help you walk the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of damages such as medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (407) 648-1426 to find out how we can help you.
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