According to Fort Myers Police department, a 73-year-old woman was seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle on Deer Run Farms Road.
Law enforcement officials reported that the incident happened on Deer Run Farms Road. Eyewitnesses say that the elderly woman was struck by an adult female, driving a Honda minivan along the road.
Police did not give an official press release on how or why the elderly pedestrian was struck. However, they did say that the driver who hit her remained at the scene of the accident. It was reported that she has been cooperative with officers in the ongoing investigation.
EMS arrived on scene shortly after the accident occurred and administered first aid to the victim. Report has it that the woman’s injuries were not thought to be life-threatening. The victim was stabilized and immediately taken to the nearest hospital for treatment.
No other information about the identities of the people involved in the incidence has been made public.
Marc Anidjar, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash. “This is a very unfortunate accident. Injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident can affect the lives of all parties involved and their families who feel the effects even when they are not directly involved. The pain and suffering that comes with these incidents can become a major burden on day to day life. We wish the women that was struck in this accident a speedy recovery and hope they reach out to an experience car crash attorney.”
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