Melbourne, FL (April 23, 2021) – At 8 a.m. on the morning of Thursday, April 22, a multi-vehicle collision with injuries occurred in Melbourne.
According to officials, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-95 around the area of Ellis Road. Several vehicles collided in the area due to unknown reasons, causing one or more to crash off the side of the road. The vehicles involved sustained heavy damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
Two right lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for a period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Hundreds of thousands of people are seriously injured in Florida car accidents every single year. In just one recent year’s time in the state of Florida, approximately 200,000 or more people were injured due to serious car accidents. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. If you have been harmed in a car accident that is not your fault, it is crucial that you have the help of an attorney on your side.
The aftermath of a Florida car accident can impact your life in many ways. This is especially true if you have suffered from life-altering injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. These injuries can send you to the hospital for days, weeks, or even months at a time. On top of this, you may miss out on time at work until you are able to get back on your feet. Because of this, you should be prepared to speak with a dedicated Florida personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those injured in serious car accidents over the years. We understand how difficult it can be to move forward after an accident that is not your fault. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of financial aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact an accident attorney in Florida at (561) 564-0233 to find out what options are available for you.
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Disclaimer: Our firm writes these posts in an effort to provide valuable information for people who have been injured in serious accidents. We have worked hard through the years at Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, to build a reputable business reputation and hope that by drawing attention to the dangers associated with driving in Florida that drivers will slow down and obey all traffic laws so that they do not suffer injuries in an avoidable accident. We want to ensure that if you do find yourself in an accident, you know what steps to take to get the treatment you need to recover fully from your injuries. This article is not a solicitation for business. None of the information provided in this article is intended to be medical advice or legal advice. Seek medical attention if you are injured. The photograph used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.