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Two Dead and 7 Injured After Dump Truck Accident on I-75, Florida.

According to Fox13 news report Police say a 75-year-old man driving a dump truck killed two people including a 2-month-old baby. A man driving reckless killed 2 and injured seven others when he did not slow down through thick traffic in a construction zone and crashed into several vehicles.  

The dump truck lost control, crashed into multiple vehicles and overturned onto a van, crushing it.

The driver of the van, 45 years old, died at the scene and four people in a second car were injured, including three children. The youngest injured was a two-month-old who passed away later that day in the hospital.  

In total, there were nine vehicles involved, and seven people hurt. 


The truck accident is still being investigated; charges are pending.

According to Florida Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, in 2018 there were over 400,000 crashes, averaging over 1000 per day, almost 42 crashes every hour of every day in our state of Florida. Accidents are defined by any operation of a motor vehicle that resulted in property damage, bodily injury, a complaint of bodily injury or death to a person.

Crashes can happen anywhere and anytime. In fact, of the 402,000 accidents that occur annually, 166,000 suffer injuries. The leading cause of these accidents that occur are the result of distraction, negligence, or failing to yield. If you or your loved one has been injured in Florida due to someone ́s negligent behavior, you could be entitled to compensation. Our personal injury lawyers handle complex cases and only experienced Florida attorneys will be able to navigate through such complicated cases.  

Fatal accidents occur when a person dies as a result of a company or someone else’s reckless or negligent actions; a wrongful death lawsuit may be applied in Florida. You should contact a wrongful death attorney at Advocates USA to help inform you and your loved ones. After a thorough investigation, you could be entitled to compensation.

In a recent case in Delray Beach, a woman is suing Tesla for the fatal accident that claimed her husband’s life. News reported that a 50-year-old man, a husband, and father, was traveling on the highway with his Tesla on autopilot when his vehicle struck a semi-truck and killed him instantly. A wrongful death lawsuit has been brought against the company.  

Our deepest condolences go out to the family and all families who experience such life trama. Your life can be turned upside down in a split second. You or a loved one is out of work; bills add up, paychecks are not coming in, your partner is gone or cannot live life the way it used to be. Your Florida personal injury attorneys at Advocates USA may be able to help relieve the financial burden you are experiencing. You don’t have to battle insurance companies alone; our lawyers will do it for you to get you the justice you deserve. For a free evaluation call the best Florida accident attorneys at 1-800-872-4878 or fill out our contact form.

Our Florida personal injury attorneys at Advocates USA is dedicated to helping our clients obtain compensation when an injury or wrongful death occurs due to negligence and careless acts. Negligent drivers put everyone at risk. The best Florida accident attorneys also help victims who suffer injuries from a auto accidentpedestrian accident, motorcycle accident, slip and fall accidents, and construction accidents

Contact our personal injury attorneys today at 1-800-872-4878 or fill out our contact form for a free evaluation. You will not pay a dime unless we win your case or agree on a settlement. We are standing by to assist you. Advocates USA are lawyers for the injured!


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