Indian River County Car Crash Injured Driver And Four Others

A speeding BMW barreled through a metal fence and struck a home in Indian River County, critically injuring the driver and hitting a woman and three children, Florida Highway Patrol officials said.

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The driver was zooming around Florida Ridge when he struck several vehicles and then the house at 784 S. Florida Ridge, Florida Highway Patrol officials said.

The vehicle struck a woman and three young children on the street before hitting the side of the house, a police source said.

“The woman was unable to grab the children and pull them out of harm’s way,” the source said, pointing out that more people would have been walking by if it hadn’t been so early.

A 37-year-old man who lives in the neighborhood said he tried to help the driver to no avail.

The driver, the woman and the three children are all listed in critical condition in Delray Medical Center.

“I heard a car racing down the street and then smashing into other cars,” he said. “It crashed through the front gate. The 37-year -man said.”

The name of the driver wasn’t immediately released.


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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