On Wednesday, February 5, at 7:30 PM, a hit-and-run crash in Tarpon Springs left two people in serious condition. The driver, who is facing charges of DUI and leaving the scene of a crash with injuries, fled the scene on foot but was later apprehended. For more information on this hit-and-run crash in Tarpon Springs, read the full article here.
The Florida Highway Patrol designates February as hit-and-run awareness month. Unfortunately, hit-and-run crashes in Florida are increasing.
This is just the latest in a string of unfortunate hit-and-run crashes in the Tampa Bay area. At Perenich The Law Firm, we hold ourselves to a high standard and want to protect our community. We believe in protecting the rights of innocent victims who have been seriously injured in an accident. If you or a loved one has been injured in a hit-and-run crash, please contact our office today to schedule a free consultation.
To learn more about your legal rights, watch this educational video about hit-and-run pedestrian accidents in Florida.