Port Orange, FL – Fatal Accident at Nova Rd and Madeline AveOrlando Legal News
Port Orange, FL (August 8, 2020) – Around 1 a.m. this morning, one person was killed in a fatal accident at an intersection in Port Orange.
The Port Orange Police Department confirmed that the collision happened when two vehicles collided at the intersection of Nova Road and Madeline Avenue. The vehicles involved were badly damaged as a result of the accident.
One driver, who has not yet been identified by police, was confirmed deceased at the scene of the accident. Both occupants inside the other vehicle were injured and transported to a local hospital.
The roadway was blocked in multiple lanes of traffic until police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Florida
Fatal collisions happen every single day on Florida roads. In just one year’s time, it is estimated that approximately 3,000 car accidents lead to fatalities within the state. Though these accidents can happen almost anywhere, one of the most common places for collisions is intersections. In just one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place in the U.S. due to the negligence of others. When drivers do not abide by the rules of the road, an accident can occur in the blink of an eye. Many of these collisions lead to injuries and fatalities, which can put victims and their families in challenging positions. It is essential that family members have options on their side as they navigate the legal system.
Many car accidents take place due to the negligence of others. Many fatal collisions take place due to a wide array of reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and fatigue. Losing a loved one might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever faced. A wrongful death claim might be one of the most complex cases that you have ever handled and can leave you with a wide array of questions. It is imperative that victims speak with a wrongful death attorney in Florida who can help them every step of the way. Moving forward is not easy, but it should be as close to a stress-free process as possible.
At Vaughan Law Group, our personal injury attorneys have spent years helping those who have lost loved ones in car accidents. We understand the financial turmoil that a fatal collision can leave you with. You may find that, through a wrongful death claim, you can compensate for aspects like medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, funeral costs, and so much more. Nobody should have to suffer the aftermath of a car accident and wonder how they will afford to pay the bills that pile up after they have lost somebody they love. It is important that you seek help immediately. Please contact an accident attorney in Florida at (407) 648-1426 for more information on your options moving forward.
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