Jupiter Island Road in Martin County was closed following a car accident that sent three men and two women to the hospital with critical injuries.
The accident happened at the intersection of Jupiter Island Road (Route 152) and Ocean Breeze Park Road, according to a media release from Florida Highway Patrol officials.
Troopers said a 59-year old man, was driving a green Chevrolet pickup west on Ocean Breeze Park Road, failed to stop at a stop sign. The Chevrolet truck collided with an Isuzu sports utility vehicle, driven by a 29-year-old that was heading north on Route 152.
The two vehicles then crashed into an embankment with the 59-year-old driver’s vehicle continuing to travel up the embankment until it stopped at a tree.
The Isuzu SUV was hit on the passenger side and came to final rest on the grass shoulder.
Members of the Martin County Volunteer Fire Company responded to the scene to administer medical attention.
The 59-year-old driver and three of his passengers were taken to Delray Medical Center and the Chevrolet driver was taken to a hospital in Martin County, Florida Highway Patrol officials 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.”
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