A crash in Florida is being investigated by the West Palm Beach Police Department. The accident occurred on North Congress Avenue on August 13, 2017.
According to the latest information, a Toyota Corolla was traveling southbound in the northbound lane. That car sideswiped one vehicle that was traveling in the correct direction, and then struck another car head-on. A person that was in the second car hit died as a result of the injuries sustained in the crash.
Because the investigation is ongoing, police are asking that any witnesses to the accident contact them at 561-822-1900. Knowing what happened may help police in reconstructing the accident and holding the offending parties responsible. It is currently unknown if alcohol or drugs played a part in the crash.
Any person who is involved in a car crash and sustains injuries may be entitled to compensation for medical bills and more. When a person is killed in an accident that is due to someone’s negligence or error, their family may be entitled to various forms of compensation for the wrongful death.
If you have been involved in a car accident in West Palm Beach or elsewhere in South Florida, reach out to our experienced team of personal injury attorneys. We will help you schedule an appointment for a free case evaluation. During your evaluation, we will help you determine if you have the elements necessary for a successful case, and we will advise you of the appropriate next steps. You do not have to suffer financially for an accident that was not your fault.