Three people were hospitalized after a collision at the intersection of North Federal Highway with East Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach.
Police are investigating a collision which sent three people to the hospital at an intersection in Delray Beach. The accident happened close to a Starbucks along East Atlantic Avenue. Debris was scattered all over the busy intersection. Emergency services were on the scene clearing the wreckage and attending to injured victims.
According to police reports, the driver of a Nissan SUV was traveling southbound along North Federal Highway when he failed to observe a stop sign at the intersection of East Atlantic Avenue. The SUV crashed into the side of a black Chrysler Sebring that was traveling eastbound on East Atlantic Avenue.
The driver of the Chrysler Sebring sustained head trauma in the crash. He also suffered minor fractures and was put in an ambulance for transport to an area hospital. Two backseat passengers in the Chrysler also sustained injuries. A 22-year-old woman suffered. a neck injury, The woman beside her was taken to the hospital for rib fractures.
The driver of the Nissan SUV suffered minor injuries in the crash and was treated by paramedics on the scene. According to authorities, a phone was found beside him when emergency services arrived. It t has not been confirmed if it was in use when the accident happened.
Alcohol has been ruled out as a factor in the crash. Distracted driving is on the list of possible charges that could be brought against the driver if investigations confirm police suspicions.
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 three people to the hospital with injuries. 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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