Law Enforcement reports that a 23-year-old man was badly injured in a car crash after he rear-ended a beverage truck on West State Road 84.
According to police, the accident happened on West State Road 84 where a Honda Accord driver lost control and hit another vehicle.
Authorities did not say why the 23-year-old driver of the Honda lost control, but they say the incident is still under investigation. Both of the vehicles were traveling in the same direction on the road when the Honda struck the rear of a beverage truck driven by a 42-year-old man.
EMS arrived to the scene of the accident soon after it happened to administer on-site first aid to the injured victims in the incident. Emergency crews reported that the Honda driver was found unconscious and in critical condition.
They were able to stabilize him before he was rushed to the nearest hospital. The driver reportedly had severe injuries to his head and torso while his passenger suffered severe, but non-life threatening injuries.
The driver in the beverage truck that was rear-ended sustained minor injuries and was treated at the site of the accident.
Officials say the incident is still under investigation and no further details were released.
Marc Anidjar, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash: “This was a unfortunate accident that led to a severe injury. When motorists are distracted, reckless or speeding they put the lives of others at risk. When a negligent driver causes a crash, he or she could be held accountable for the accident. An injured victim should seek out an experienced accident attorney to help with the collection of compensation for medical care, losses and damages.”
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