DeLand, FL – Josh Hillman Killed in Motorcycle Accident on N Amelia AveOrlando Legal News
DeLand, FL (October 22, 2020) – On Tuesday, October 20, a man was killed in a fatal motorcycle accident that took place at an intersection in DeLand.
According to authorities, Josh Hillman was riding his black Suzuki motorcycle on North Amelia Avenue as a Pontiac was crossing at the intersection of East Church Street. For reasons that are not yet entirely known, the two vehicles collided with each other.
Paramedics confirmed that 25-year-old Josh Hillman was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. The driver of the Pontiac, who has not yet been identified, was taken to a hospital for treatment of injuries and is expected to be okay.
The roadway was closed down at the intersection for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in Florida
Motorcycle accidents are known for being some of the most deadly accidents in all of Florida. These accidents tend to lead to catastrophic injuries and fatalities due to the fact that motorcyclists are some of the most at-risk parties on our roads when it comes to collisions. They have few protections from harm against larger vehicles. In just one recent year in the entire state of Florida, over 10,000 motorcycle-related accidents took place due to the negligence of others. Hundreds of victims lose their lives in these accidents throughout the state every year. If you have suffered losses as a result of a motorcycle accident, it is imperative that you speak with an accident attorney in your time of need.
No amount of money can bring back somebody that you have lost due to a motorcycle accident. However, it can help you move forward on a financial level if you are struggling as you grieve the loss of a loved one. Florida motorcycle accidents can impact your life in many ways and leave you with a wide array of questions. If you wish to bring a claim on behalf of a loved one, there are likely deadlines you will have to meet and evidence that you will have to gather for your claim. It is essential that you speak with a Florida wrongful death attorney in your time of need.
Our attorneys at Vaughan Law Group understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident that is not your fault. As you grieve the loss of a loved one, you may worry about how you will keep up with the bills that pile up against you and your family. Having an attorney by your side is one of the best decisions that you can make as you and your loved ones move forward. If you have lost somebody close to you and wonder where you can turn, please contact an accident attorney in Florida at (407) 648-1426 to find out how we can assist you.
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