Hillsborough Traffic Vehicle Accidents
Across the state of Florida, there were nearly 400,000 vehicle accidents accounting for almost 250,000 injuries and just under 3,000 fatalities in 2018. As the population of Florida continues to grow, this number will only increase. In 2012, there were less than 300,00 accidents. In six years, the number of crashes has increased by approximately 33%!
In Hillsborough County alone, 78 accidents occur per day! Per the State of Florida statistics, in 2018 there were:
- Total Crashes: 28,818
- Injury Crashes: 13,097
- Total Injuries: 19,975
- Crashes with Traffic Fatalities: 162
- Total Traffic Fatalities: 169
- Commercial Vehicle Crashes: 3,084
- Commercial Vehicles: 3,025
- Property Damage Crashes: 15,559
- Pedestrian Crashes: 620
- Pedestrian Fatalities: 50
- Bicycle Crashes: 515
- Bicycle Fatalities: 50
Types of Vehicle Accidents
As you can imagine, there are many different types of accidents that occur in Brandon, FL and the surroundings areas. Drivers and passengers can be injured in a
- head-on collision
- rear-end collision
- motorcycle accident
- semi-trailer accident
- a drunk driver
- a distracted driver
- a texting driver
- a tired driver
- or a hit-and-run driver.
Why You Need a Personal Injury Attorney
If you’ve been involved in any type of motor vehicle accident in Hillsborough County, you need to get an attorney. An attorney can help you recover from any injuries that you may have suffered while helping you maximize any financial damages that you may have suffered.
Adam Bantner is an experienced trial attorney who is not afraid to fight for you! Call us today at 813.397.3965 to set up your free consultation!
Adam Bantner – Criminal Defense Attorney at Law
If you are in need of an expert criminal defense attorney specializing in legal defense against DUI, traffic, criminal, violent crime charges, or a personal injury – you’ll find it here.
Adam L. Bantner, II is a Board Certified Criminal Trial Attorney representing those accused of crimes in Hillsborough and Polk counties. He is the Past President of the Hillsborough County Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys., is a Super Lawyers Rising Star, and AVVO rated “Superb.” Adam is a member of Valrico Law Group.
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Adam Bantner, II is a Board Certified Criminal Trial Law Attorney representing those accused of crimes in Hillsborough and Polk Counties. When you are facing criminal charges, you want an expert in your corner. The Florida Bar has recognized Adam as an expert criminal defense attorney.
I have been defending the accused since 2006 and am Past President of the Hillsborough County Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys.
I have tried over 30 jury trials, on charges ranging from driving on a suspended license to murder.
In addition, I am a Brandon personal injury attorney. If you’ve been injured through no fault of your own, give me a call to see how we can help!
I approach each case on the principle that every client deserves zealous representation, with attention to detail and to their individualized needs. My mission is to get the best possible result for every client, in every case, every time. Give me a call to see how I can assist you to get the best results in your case. I are here to help.