St Lucie, FL (August 21, 2021) – All lanes of a roadway in St Lucie were blocked due to a serious car accident that occurred on the afternoon of August 21. The wreck occurred at around 5:42 p.m. for reasons still under police investigation.
According to reports, the crash happened on Florida’s Turnpike near milepost 160 when two or more vehicles were involved in a collision. Paramedics were observed at the scene shortly after it happened.
At least one person sustained injuries in the crash, though no one involved has been identified at this time. Paramedics assisted those who were injured at the scene before transporting seriously injured patients to local hospitals for treatment as needed.
Delays in traffic were observed for an extended period of time on the afternoon of August 21 on Florida’s Turnpike while crews were at the scene. Local motorists were forced to find alternative travel routes for the time being.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Crashes in Florida
Sustaining injuries in a serious car accident is usually a life-altering experience for victims. The wreck itself is sadly only the first step in a long, difficult process of filing an insurance claim, a personal injury claim, determining fault, etc. Perhaps most important of all, you, the victim, should be able to find some sort of peace and closure at the end of all of this. When you’re faced with the task of taking on both the insurance companies as well as the law in order to get what you deserve in terms of justice and compensation, it can be frustrating. You do not have to face this alone. An issue of this magnitude can affect your life in numerous ways.
At the law office of Piedra Law Injury Attorneys, we have been fighting for the rights of those injured in negligently caused accidents for many years. We know the ins and outs of personal injury law and will do everything in our power to get you the justice and financial compensation you may be entitled to after being injured in a St Lucie car accident caused by negligence. Insurance companies often try to minimize compensation for victims, which is why having an experienced and skilled St. Lucie personal injury attorney on your side is extremely helpful. An attorney will be able to negotiate with the insurance company and hold them accountable.
The lawyers at Piedra Law Injury Attorneys pride themselves on being experts at navigating the confusing insurance and legal process in order to ensure clients receive the compensation they deserve. If it is determined that you have a case, you’ll pay nothing out of pocket as we work on a contingency fee basis. This means that our services cost you nothing unless you’re awarded financial compensation. Call us at 855-881-HURT (4878) today in order to be connected with a skilled attorney concerning your case.
Note: This post was created with the use of secondary sources including local and state news reports, police traffic accident reports, various social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts about accidents that take place in Florida. We do not independently verify all information, therefore, if you find anything that is not correct in our post, please notify our firm so that we can correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. We will also remove a post upon request.
Disclaimer: This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. This information is not intended to be medical or legal advice. If you are injured in an accident, seek medical attention as soon as possible. The picture used in this post is not representative of the actual accident scene.