Seven people were injured in a wreck near Riviera Beach High School, Delray Beach Fire Rescue and police authorities said.
The two-car crash happened at Delray Beach by the entrance to the high school.
A Toyota RAV4 SUV was heading east on Atlantic Avenue and tried to turn left into the high school from the right lane, according to city police and Florida Highway Patrol officials.
The SUV cut across the lanes and collided with a westbound Ford F-150, according to witnesses and Florida Highway Patrol officials.
The passenger in the SUV was trapped in the car and had to be extricated, rescue crews said. She was taken as a trauma patient to Delray Medical Center. Later on, she was in serious but stable condition, Florida Highway Patrol officials said.
The SUV driver was injured as well and taken to a hospital in Delray Beach for minor and non-life threatening injuries.
Five people in the Ford were seriously injured, according to the Florida Highway Patrol officials.
Authorities and the Florida Highway Patrol officials are investigating exactly what caused the crash. Although drugs or alcohol may have been in present.
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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