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Two Dead in Orlando Head-on Collision

By Orlando Personal Injury Attorney on June 29, 2015

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, two teenagers died in a head-on collision on State Road 44 on a June night in Orlando. The driver, a 19 year-old from Leesburg, was driving west when he tried to pass the car in front of him in a no-passing zone. When he crossed into the eastbound lane he collided head-on with an oncoming van. The driver of the van was not seriously injured but the teen driver was killed on the scene and his 16-year-old female passenger died at the hospital.

Everyone involved in this tragic accident needs to seek professional legal help as soon as possible. The families of these two teenagers are suffering major emotional trauma while also worrying about how to deal with unexpected funeral costs. The driver of the van, while not seriously injured, still has unforeseen medical bills from the accident as well as costs to cover the damages to his vehicle. The Law Offices of James O. Cunningham, P.A. will work together with the Orlando police to determine what happened at the scene of the accident to make sure you and your loved ones get the compensation you deserve for any unexpected hardships such as these.

Since 1977 James O. Cunningham has been representing victims of automobile accidents of all types such as head-on collisions, rear-end car accidents, guardrail accidents, bus accidents and much more. He has many years of legal experience and has recovered millions of dollars for victims and their families to help cover any unexpected bills due to an accident.

In 2010 over 2,000 people died from car accidents in Florida alone, according to There are several common causes of these accidents including young and inexperienced drivers, drunk drivers, or distracted drivers. Police are still determining the influences associated with Wednesday’s fatal accident but it is never too early to seek professional legal help. If you or someone you know has been injured in a motor vehicle accident, let the Law Offices of James O. Cunningham help. Accidents can very emotional for victims and their families. If you feel like you don’t know where to turn, call our law firm 877-FL-INJURY (877-354-6587) for a free consultation.

James O. Cunningham

James O. CunninghamSince 1977, personal injury lawyer James Cunningham has provided effective legal advocacy to people who are injured through the negligent actions of another person or entity throughout the Central Florida area. He fights to obtain recoveries for his clients’ physical and emotional pain and suffering and pursues his clients’ personal injury cases with a commitment to excellence and impeccable preparation.

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