On Saturday, February 1, at 11:35 PM, a multiple fatality car crash occurred at the intersection of US-19 and Tampa Road in Palm Harbor. A 2013 Buick Lacrosse was travelling down US-19 at a very high rate of speed, according to one witness, when it ran through a red light and crashed into a 2010 Nissan Versa that was making a left-hand turn. All three occupants of the Nissan suffered fatal injuries. The two occupants of the Buick, described by police as white males, fled the scene on foot. An investigation is currently underway.
For more information about the accident, read the full article here. Anyone with information related to the case is asked to contact the Florida Highway Patrol at 813-558-1800.
Fatal accidents like these happen far too often in Florida. At Perenich Law Injury Attorneys, our goal is to keep the community safe. We believe in seeking justice on behalf of innocent auto accident victims. If you or a loved one has been seriously injured in a car accident, please contact our experienced Tampa car accident lawyers today to obtain the compensation you deserve.