In Pasco County, Florida, the Sheriff's Office is reporting that a deputy was injured in a car accident on February 23, 2010 when the deputy was transporting a prisoner to a jail. There was another vehicle involved in the car accident, but there is currently no information available about the second vehicle. The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the accident, but the deputy was taken to the hospital with leg injuries while the prisoner in his car was also transported to the hospital.
Car accidents occur everyday everywhere. From minor fender benders to serious fatal accidents, anyone can be injured in a car accident no matter how safe you are because other drivers do act negligently. When you are injured in a car accident because of another person, you can recover expenses that you now face such as medical bills and vehicle damage repair costs.
If you or someone you know has been injured in a car accident then you can take steps to pursue a case against the guilty party. A personal injury attorney will help you in moving forward with your case, always keeping your best interest in mind. By working with an accident lawyer, you will have your rights protected while you focus on recovering.
Contact a personal injury lawyer today to begin discussing the details of your case.