Five Were Hospitalized After An Accident On Southwest 17th Avenue

It was reported that three people were taken to a trauma center and two to a hospital after a car crash into a streetlight on Southwest 17th Avenue.

Authorities reported that this accident happened on Southwest 17th Avenue. A Lexus ES300 driven by a 48-year-old man reportedly struck a streetlight after he had lost control of the car.

It was reported that this incidence happened when the Lexus driver attempt to avoid a bad portion on the road. Police reported that the car was moving at the high rate of speed when this accident occurred. He then lost control of the car and struck against the streetlight on the side of the road and rolled over.

EMS crew arrived at the site of the crash few moments of the crash happened to rescue the victims involved. There were five occupants in the car including a 19-year-old female teenager.

Two people were reportedly in a critical condition and are presently unconscious, authorities said. Police further said that there were three females and two males in the car at the time of the crash.

All the occupants of the car were injured and has been taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.

The accident is still under investigation, no further detail has been made public.


Glen Levine, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash. “If you or a family member has been involved in an auto accident you need to act quickly.  It is best if you can get the names and phone numbers of any witnesses that were at the scene. Take photos of the crash scene and the damage to your vehicle or property. Contact anyone in the area that may have video surveillance of what occurred.  Finally you should contact a car accident attorney to help guide you through this difficult process.”

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