Eleven people have been injured after a tractor trailer and a van crashed into each other on East Sunrise Boulevard.
According to authorities, a Nissan van was traveling east on East Sunrise Boulevard and was at a traffic light. A tractor trailer was also traveling east behind the van prior to the accident.
It was reported that both vehicles crashed at the intersection. The cause of the accident has not been determined by law enforcement officials. An eyewitness said the driver of the truck was guilty of the crash after rear-ending the van.
Twelve people were involved in the accident. Eleven occupants were in the van when the accident happened. The driver of the van was injured in the crash, according to the police report. The driver of the tractor trailer sustained minor injuries and was treated at the scene.
Eleven people on the bus were taken to the hospital with injuries with varying degrees of severity.
Police are still investigating the crash.
Marc Anidjar, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash: “This is a very unfortunate accident involving twelve people here in Fort Lauderdale. Serious injuries 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. Please do not wait until it’s too late to seek help for your injuries. We wish all parties in the accident a speedy recovery from their injuries”
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