A woman is currently suffering critical injuries after her car crashed into a dump truck on a crash-prone highway overpass in Boca Raton before hitting a black Mitsubishi, Florida Highway Patrol reports.
Authorities identified the woman as Veronica James, 43, of Hobe Sound.
The woman, who was driving on southbound on Interstate 95 , failed to turn right at the Congress Avenue interchange. She struck the dump truck and veered into a black Mitsubishi, Florida Highway Patrol said.
She and two teens were in the four-door sedan and she was not wearing a seat belt.
One of the teens suffered non-life threatening injuries and was rushed to a nearby hospital, while the other teen was taken to a different hospital, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The driver of the Mitsubishi sustain minor injuries and is currently being questioned by police.
It isn’t clear yet whether drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash, the report indicates.
There have been at least three other wrecks at the Congress Avenue overpass, according to data from the Florida Department of Transportation.
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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