According to Fort Myers Police Department, a fiery accident in Fort Myers sent five to the hospital, including children.
A black Toyota pick-up was making a right into Deer Rub Farm Road when it crashed into a blue Subaru sedan. The Subaru, driven a male driver, was northbound on Deer Rub Farm Road.
According to the report, the pick-up flipped over and the driver was ejected out of the back window. Based on the investigation conducted, the 42-year-old driver of the Toyota pickup truck was not a wearing a seatbelt.
Meanwhile, police added that there was a family of four trapped inside their Subaru. This included two young children with their mom and dad.
First responders and passing motorists who saw that the family inside the Subaru stopped to help remove the victims. According to witnesses report, it was affirmed that they were able to get everyone out of the car.
After the family has been extricated, they were taken to a nearby hospital. The pickup truck driver was also injured and transported to the hospital.
Police says the five people involved were all in serious condition. No other information was made available to the public.
Glen Levine, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash: “It is unfortunate that this fiery accident that left a family and a driver injured happened here in Fort Myers. Sadly, the innocent victims of these crashes are rendered powerless: often, there’s nothing you can do when an oncoming vehicle is bearing down on you, except brace for impact. We hope that all involved have a speedy recovery.”
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