In a three car accident at 8am there was a loss of life for a 21 year old person named Orfa Mendez.
September 18, 2017: Orfa Mendez was driving southbound on Shinn Road in a Toyota Corolla when it appears he failed to stop at the intersection of Midway Road. Osney Jean was the driver of Ford F250 that was struck by Orfa Mendez’s Toyota. The F250 then rotated counter clockwise and into the path of a Dodge Ram that was driven by Eric Edward Young.
At this time the cause of the crash is under investigation. Orfa Mendez was rushed to Lawnwood Regional Medical Center and was pronounced dead.
Trooper J. Hampton of the Florida Highway Patrol was the law enforcement officer that responded to the accident.
Attorney Jason Weisser of Shuler, Halverson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck said “It is a tragedy anytime there is a death from a motor vehicle accident for all that are involved. I urge everyone to be when they are behind the wheel of a motor.”
Jason Weisser of Shuler, Halverson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck. He was anointed as one of the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers and has been elected by the Bar Register as a Preeminent Lawyer every year since 2008. He is a recipient of the rank of Super Lawyer by Florida Super Lawyers Magazine and the American Registry Top Personal Injury Attorneys in Florida.