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William Joseph Utley in Critical Condition After Auto Crash

Vero Beach Estates Cadillac Deville ends up in ditch after not stopping at stop sign.

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Friday September 22, 2017:  Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a two-car auto accident in Vero Beach.  Troopers said that William Utley, 73, failed to stop at a stop sign and struck a GMC Envoy driven by Jamie Scott Caudill.

Mr. Utley’s Cadillac flipped and ended up in a canal on the northeast corner of 83rd Street and 91st Avenue in Vero Beach.  He was taken to Homes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne.

The driver and passenger (Starr Caudill), both of Sebastian where treated for injuries at Health First Regional Medical Center in Melbourne.

Attorney Jason Weisser of Shuler, Halverson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck responded about the accident.  “Unfortunately, too often we are seeing drivers in situations similar to this one, where the evidence eventually reveals they were distracted with their phones. We urge drivers not to succumb to the temptation to check their phones while they're driving.”

Jason Weisser is a personal injury attorney specializing in auto accidents.  His firm is Shuler, Halverson, 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.