Orange City, FL (May 7, 2021) – At 4 a.m. on Friday morning, May 7, a fatal pedestrian crash occurred on a highway in Orange City.
According to the Orange City Police Department, the accident happened at 600 Veterans Memorial Parkway. Police confirmed that 89-year-old Armando Brazzoni was walking on the roadway when he was suddenly struck by a vehicle traveling through the area.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. Brazzoni was taken to the hospital and pronounced dead while there.
The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and was not injured.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
Pedestrians are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads who have no protection from harm in the event of an accident. Between January and June 2019, it was reported that approximately 268 people were killed in pedestrian accidents throughout the state of Florida. Losing a loved one in a fatal pedestrian accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. If you have suffered these enormous losses, you may be feeling confused and alone. Families are urged to seek the help of an attorney.
Losing somebody close to you in a Florida pedestrian accident can impact your life in many ways. For instance, you may wonder how you will move forward both financially and emotionally. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. If you have suffered immense losses due to an accident, you should have the help of a wrongful death 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 have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in pedestrian accidents. We understand that the aftermath of a fatal crash can be incredibly devastating. We will help you work toward compensation for aspects such as medical expenses, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact a Florida accident attorney at (561) 564-0233 for more information on how we can help you.
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