Miami Police Department have confirmed an accident on MacArthur Causeway involving two SUV’s.
The accident happened when two SUV’s were traveling side by side on MacArthur Causeway at a moderate speed. Officers said the hood of one of the SUV’s suddenly opened while in motion and it flew up and hit the windshield.
The driver’s panic and lack of visibility reportedly caused him to lose control of his vehicle. The SUV swerved and forcefully struck the other SUV, a Lexus RX350, traveling by its side and then came to a halt. The Lexus SUV then veered off the road due to the impact and crashed into the guardrail by the road.
It was reported that the driver of the Lexus remained trapped in the vehicle. Upon arrival, first responders intervened and extricated him from the SUV. EMS then arrived and stabilized the victim before flying him to a nearby hospital for medical treatment. His current condition is unknown and authorities have yet to disclose his identity to the public.
The other driver did not suffer an injuries. The accident remains under investigation. At this time, police have yet to release any additional information to the press.
Marc Anidjar, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash: “This was a unfortunate accident that led to a person sustaining injuries. 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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