Rider Seriously Injured in Florida Hit-and-Run Motorcycle Accident
Police are investigating a hit-and-run motorcycle accident in Casselberry that sent a rider to the hospital with serious injuries. The accident occurred at State Road 436 and Casselton Drive, just north of Aloma Avenue. Police are looking for the driver of a black SUV or sedan who struck the rider and then fled the scene. They believe that the motorcyclist and the driver who struck him were traveling side-by-side in separate lanes when the driver may have swerved into the rider’s lane to avoid construction work in the roadway. They believe that the maneuver caused the driver to collide with and seriously injure the rider. Anyone with any information about the accident is asked to contact the Casselberry Police Department.
A motorcyclist struck by a passenger vehicle of any kind often suffers injuries that take a long time and a considerable amount of money to treat. Riders usually suffer serious and sometimes debilitating injuries such as these:
- Compound bone fractures
- Crushing tissue injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Fractured vertebrae
- Ruptured internal organs and other life-threatening conditions
- Deep lacerations
- Other injuries that require extended hospital stays and physical rehabilitation regimens
Some of these injuries are treatable while others change the course of victims’ lives forever, preventing them from working and providing for their families and enjoying their favorite activities. That is why many injured riders seek the counsel of an experienced Orlando personal injury attorney such as James O. Cunningham. They need aggressive and effective legal representation to help them recover from their physical and financial injuries so that they can get on with their lives.
Have you or a member of your immediate family been injured by a negligent driver? If so, then it is a very good idea to speak with an Orlando motorcycle accident lawyer like Mr. Cunningham. He has helped injured riders and their families receive the fair and just compensation they deserve since 1977 and has a proven record of success in court awards and negotiated settlements. If you would like to schedule a free consultation with him at one of his law offices throughout Central Florida, please call him today at 877-FL-INJURY (877-354-6587).
James O. Cunningham
Since 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.