Middleburg, FL News
A pedestrian accident claimed the life of an elderly man Tuesday morning, March 26, 2019. According to FirstCoastNews.com, “the crash happened at Blanding Boulevard and Palmetto Street around 6:30 a.m. near Middleburg High School.” ActionNewsJax.com is reporting, ” the driver of a Chevy Silverado stopped at the red light at the intersection of Blanding Boulevard and Palmetto Street, began turning onto Blanding, and hit the man attempting to cross the road in the cross walk.”
The investigation is ongoing according to media reports.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this tragedy continue to develop, and if the driver is found to be at fault, the victim’s family may elect to file civil claims for their loss.
Based upon its experience and success handling pedestrian accident cases, The Murray Law Firm suggests that the victim’s family should retain an experienced personal injury firm to protect their interests and ensure an unbiased investigation. Photographs of the vehicles and roadways involved and a review of traffic surveillance footage will need to be performed immediately before any evidence is damaged or destroyed.
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