Orlando, FL (June 4, 2021) – At 6 a.m. on Friday morning, June 4, a fatal pedestrian accident occurred on a major roadway in Orlando.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the accident happened on John Young Parkway around the area of Hunter’s Creek Boulevard. According to a witness, a vehicle was traveling in the area and struck a woman who was walking her dog. The driver then fled the scene without stopping.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. The woman and her dog were found deceased by paramedics when they arrived at the scene. Troopers were able to determine that she was in a crosswalk at the time of the accident.
Police confirmed that the white bumper from the vehicle was left at the scene. They are still trying to identify the vehicle and driver.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
Pedestrian accidents are known for being some of the most catastrophic accidents on our roads. This is due to the fact that pedestrians have no protection from harm and are likely to become seriously injured or even killed in the event of an accident. Every year, hundreds of pedestrians are killed in these horrific accidents. In just 2019, it was reported that approximately 268 people were killed in these accidents due to the recklessness of others. If you have suffered the loss of a loved one due to an accident, you have options.
The aftermath of a Florida pedestrian accident might be one of the most traumatic things that you have ever endured, especially if you have lost a loved one in a collision. As you and your family grieve the unexpected loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. These losses can impact your life in a variety of ways for years to come. If you have suffered the loss of a loved one, you should have an experienced attorney by your side. See our proven track record of success representing those who have lost loved ones in accidents at www.chadrobinson.com.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we are here to help you move forward after a fatal crash in Florida. We understand how difficult it can be to move forward after a fatal crash and offer our help and resources in your time of need. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of financial aspects after a fatal accident such as medical bills, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and so much 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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