A delivery driver was injured in White City in St. Lucie County when a truck accidentally backed over him, cops said.
A 53-year-old White City resident had just hopped out of the cab of his 18-wheeler after pulling up to the market’s main terminal in St. Lucie County. A fellow truck driver ran him over while backing up to a loading dock, according to police.
The man was rushed to Delray Medical Center. The other truck driver remained on the scene and has not been charged with a crime.
The trucker was the third person to be injured by a vehicle, police said.
In Martin County, a 32-year-old man was struck and left critical when he tried to run across the Long Island Expressway near 169th Street.
A SUV slammed into the intoxicated man near Exit 24, sending his body flying down the roadway. The victim was later rushed to a hospital in Martin County.
Later on, a 22-year-old motorcyclist was speeding down 140th Avenue in Broward County when a 55-year-old woman in a Toyota Highlander struck him as she was turning onto the same road from Coconut Creek Street, cops said.
The woman remained at the scene and has not been charged with a crime.
Meanwhile, two other people were clinging to life after separate traffic crashes in Broward County, cops said.
A 19-year-old is in critical condition at Palm Beach Hospital after his vehicle flipped and slammed into a row of parked cars while speeding down Wellington near Beach 6th Street, cops said.
Accident attorney Jason Weisser of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck responded to this unfortunate crash. “This is a serious accident resulting in injuries. 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.”
Traffic and Accident News Provided By Traffic Center News
Powered by WPeMatico