News: Car accident on U.S. 1 injures driver, shuts down northbound lanes

Personal Injury, Motor Vehicle, Cruise Ship, Recreational Boating, and Jet Ski Accident Attorneys Serving Florida.

Posted: November 18, 2021

MIAMI, FL - An accident on U.S. 1 in Miami Wednesday left a driver injured and slowed traffic along the highway, reports WSVN.

Police said an elderly driver suffered a medical episode and lost control of their vehicle while headed north on U.S. 1 near the intersection with Southwest 27th Avenue in the Coconut Grove area.

The vehicle rolled over and ended up on its roof in the northbound lanes.  The driver was hospitalized, but no details were immediately provided on the person's condition.

Traffic was backed up through the area as the northbound lanes of U.S. 1 were closed before reopening later on.

The experienced Miami car accident lawyers at the Hickey Law Firm are here to help if you have been injured in an unfortunate car crash. We will dedicate ourselves to securing compensation for your medical bills, lost income, and pain and suffering. If you would like to schedule a free consultation regarding your particular case, reach out to us online, call 888-913-4296 or text 844-984-1937.