Yesterdays rollover collision in Lake Worth, FL caused quite the traffic delays on Interstate 95. According to the accident reports, the Florida Highway Patrol troopers and the Palm Beach County Fire Rescue department arrived at the scene of the crash around 4:30 p.m.
The accident took place slightly south of 10th Avenue in Lake Worth, where a car merged into the lane of a large semi-truck. The semi-truck was carrying a load of wood, which came loose on I-95 after the rollover occurred. The northbound lanes of I-95 were shut down to handle the accident aftermath.
As of now, one patient has been taken to JFK Medical Center by car transport. While limited information is currently available, Gordon & Doner would like to stress the importance of cautiously driving while nearing any type of large truck. Due to the weight and size of these vehicles, the outcome of these motor vehicle collisions tends to be much more severe.
If you or a loved one has been involved in a highway accident with a large or commercial truck, you may be entitled to compensation for your losses. Contact our personal injury law firm today to learn more about your legal options.