A report from law enforcement officials said a severe accident on Sistrunk Boulevard left five people injured after a Toyota Highlander ran a red light.
The crash reportedly involved three vehicles that collided when a 2015 Toyota Highlander that was traveling eastbound on Sistrunk Boulevard ran the red light. The Toyota SUV struck a Dodge car while crossing the intersection causing it to crash into a nearby Honda Civic.
The report says EMS arrived at the scene of the accident soon after it happened to administer first aid to the injured victims. Emergency crews reported that the two occupants of the Toyota, 25-year-old driver and passenger, were injured and taken to the nearest hospital. The Dodge driver, a 19-year-old, suffered minor injuries according to the police report. The couple in the Honda Civic were seriously injured and EMS crews worked quickly to remove and stabilize the two occupants before transporting them to the nearest hospital.
The police said the crash is still being investigated and charges have not been filed yet. No further information has been released to the public at the time of this report.
Comment from Anidjar and Levine:
Marc Anidjar, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash. “Being careful and alert are your best defenses to avoiding any accident. While some accidents can be avoided, some are inevitable. This crash on Sistrunk Boulevard could have been avoided but a negligent driver ran the red signal. If you or a loved one has recently been injured in a car accident, our talented personal injury attorneys can answer your questions and help you with your injury claim. Time is not on your side. We do encourage you to contact an attorney as soon as possible after a crash.”
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