Fort Lauderdale police have confirmed the severe injury of two drivers after their vehicles collided into each another at a Northwest 21st Avenue intersection.
Report said, the accident happened at the intersection of Northwest 21st Avenue and Northwest 20th Street. The driver of a Hyundai Sonata was traveling southbound on Northwest 21st Avenue. While he was attempted to make a left turn, his car was sideswiped by a second vehicle.
The second vehicle was heading eastbound of Northwest 20th Street when the accident happened.
The impact of the accident left both drivers with severe injuries.
Eyewitnesses said, the Sonata driver appeared to have suffered injuries to his head. The other driver suffered injuries to his arms and legs. The quick arrival of paramedics ensured that no life was lost as first aid treatment was administered on both before transporting them to the nearest hospital.
The first driver was identified as a 37-year-old man while the other was a 30-year-old man.
The intersection was closed for hours for traffic workers to clear the vehicles from the road. It was later reopened.
The crash remains under investigation.
Marc Anidjar, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash: “This was a serious two-vehicle collision accident that led to two driver sustaining critical injuries. Our team would look at the tire as evidence to see if it was worn past manufacturers recommendations to see if that could have been a contribute in this accident. If 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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