Officers of the Florida Highway Patrol are conducting investigations in Boca Raton after a driver left the scene of a crash which sent one person to the hospital with serious injuries.
According to police reports, The driver of a black Volvo sedan was in the westbound lane of Glades Road in Boca Raton, when a blue Ford truck was heading in his direction. The truck which was driving eastbound in the westbound lane heading straight for oncoming traffic.
The driver of the Volvo Sedan swerved to avoid collision but still hit the truck and slammed into a street light on the side of the road.
Eyewitnesses reported seeing the truck driver flee on foot from the scene of the crash after leaving his truck on the left shoulder of the road.
Emergency services rescued the driver of the Volvo Sedan who was trapped in the wreckage. A fireman sustained some lacerations on his arm in an attempt to evacuate the injured driver from the wreck.
The truck driver was later apprehended and officers of the Florida Highway Patrol are conducting investigations into what led to the crash.
Accident attorney Jason Weisser of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck responded to this unfortunate crash. “This is a serious accident involving two vehicles, which ultimately sent one person to the hospital. We wish the victims a quick recovery and hope the investigators can quickly determine what caused the accident. Please be careful and obey the speed limits whenever you are driving a car, motorcycle, SUV, or truck. We hope that all parties involved consult with an experienced trial lawyer. If you have been injured in an accident, call my office for a free consultation and find out what your rights are.”
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