A pregnant central Florida woman died after another driver pulled out in front of her and caused a serious car accident near St. Cloud. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Kristen Nicole Wright, twenty-three, was travelling on U.S. 192 around St. Cloud early Thursday morning. As she approached an intersection, a seventeen-year-old girl failed to come to a complete stop at a stop sign and crossed into the intersection.
The girl’s vehicle crashed into Wright’s car, causing it to flip over. Wright was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, she was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. The other vehicle’s driver and her eighteen-year-old female passenger were both transported to hospitals with serious injuries. No charges have been filed at this time, but the crash remains under investigation. Alcohol did not appear to play a role in the accident.
Pregnant woman killed in car crash, www.palmbeachpost.com July 11, 2013
Intersections often serve as some of the deadliest sections of the roadway. Often, drivers fail to obey traffic signals at these intersections for reasons such as distracted driving, excessive speed, or faulty car parts. Tragic accidents like the one here affect all of those injured and deceased, as well as their families. The feelings of grief and devastation can often be overwhelming. In addition, injured individuals and the families of the deceased are often left with expensive medical bills and have to deal with numerous insurance companies. The Broward insurance litigation attorneys have dedicated their careers to helping victims and their families recover compensation for their injuries. If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident or you believe your loved one suffered wrongful death as a result of another driver’s negligence, call the Coral Gables motor vehicle accident lawyers at the Friedland Law Group today. Don’t hesitate! Call (305) 661-2008 today for your free consultation!
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