1 Hospitalized in Brightline Train Accident on Northeast 24th in Wilton Manors
Wilton Manors, Florida (February 9, 2018) – Emergency crews transported one person to a hospital after a pedestrian versus train accident occurred Thursday evening in Wilton Manors, a local news source reported.
The accident was reported at around 7:45 p.m. Thursday, February 8 in the 1200 block of Northeast 24th Street, said Officer Jennifer Bickhardt, spokeswoman for the Wilton Manors Police Department.
The victim, who was only identified as a man in his 50’s, was transported to Broward Health Medical Center with a broken arm. The man was conscious and alert when he was being transported.
It was yet to be determined why the pedestrian was on the tracks at the time of the accident.
Percy Martinez Law Office wishes a quick recovery to the victim of this accident. If you were hurt in a train accident, you could talk to an accident attorney to get legal advice.
A third party may have been responsible for the accident, and it is advisable to file a case in court to seek compensation for medical bills that you might incur.
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