Three-Vehicle Crash Near Palm Springs Injured Six People
Two men were critically injured and two teenagers were also seriously injured after a man lost control of his car in Palm Springs, according to Florida Highway Patrol authorities and witnesses.
A 21-year-old of West Palm Beach reportedly lost control of the 2007 Toyota Camry he was driving and crashed into 2013 Honda Civic driven by a 39-year-old man. He was stopped at the entrance to the Publix Super Market on Congress Avenue near Greenbrier Drive, said Florida Highway Patrol officials.
The 39-year-old man was waiting to turn right onto Congress when the 21-year-old’s Camry crossed all lanes of traffic. It pushed the Civic north and spun it into a palm tree. The Civic then crashed into a parked 2007 Mitsubishi Eclipse.
The 39-year-old man was in critical condition. He was wearing a seat belt, state authorities said. the man and his 25-year-old passenger was rushed to a nearby hospital.
The 21-year-old driver along with his twin brother were taken to St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach with serious injuries.
Two other people in the Mitsubishi were also rushed to the hospital with critical injuries.
FHP authorities are investigating what caused the 21-year-old to lose control of the car. According to FHP, charges may be filed if drugs or alcohol had a part to play in the crash.
Accident attorney Jason Weisser of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck responded to this unfortunate crash. “This is a serious accident resulting in ainjuries. We hope the investigators can quickly determine what caused the accident. Please be careful and obey the speed limits whenever you are driving a motorcycle, car, 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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