Lake Worth, FL - October 8, 2017 - One person died in a head-on collision on Lake Worth Avenue Sunday morning, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.
The driver, who has not been publicly identified, was behind the wheel of a 2007 Ford F-150 truck that was headed West on Jog Road near Jog Road near the Burger King when the crash occurred, officials reported.
According to police, the truck driver crossed the center line before 11 a.m. and hit a 2016 Chrysler 300C sedan that was headed east the Sheriff's office said.
The driver of the sedan was taken to a local hospital with injuries that were not believed to be life-threatening, officials reported.
The driver of the truck was taken to a local hospital, where authorities said he was pronounced deceased.
The accident, with injuries and a death, closed Lake Worth Blvd for over an hour while the scene was being investigated and cleaned up.
More information will be posted as the situation develops.
Attorney Jason Weisser of Shuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck responded about the crash. “Unfortunately, lives have been lost in a tragic accident today. Hopefully there wasn't other factors that caused this deadly crash. It is a tragedy any time there is a loss of life from a motorcycle, car or truck accident”.
Jason Weisser is a personal injury attorney specializing in all types auto and motorcycle accidents. For more information and to find out what rights you have contact him at Shuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck. He is Board Certified by the Florida Bar as a Civil Trial Lawyer. Mr. Weisser is actively involved in Civil Trial Litigation specializing in wrongful death from Traffic Accidents. He also is an expert on Medical Malpractice, Class Action litigation, Trucking Accidents, Maritime Actions, Products Liability, Consumer Law and Motor Vehicle Accidents. https://www.shw-law.com/attorneys/jason-d-weisser/