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Who Will Pay for the Damages After My Car Accident?

May 29, 2020 Posted in Car Accident Claim

The Villages community of central Florida is a haven for 55 and older residents and spans three counties near Orlando. Because of its vast acreage, car accidents can be a frequent occurrence.

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Gainesville Testing Self-Driving Shuttles On Its Public Roads

February 7, 2020 Posted in Car Accident Claim

The city of Gainesville is currently testing out an electric shuttle with no one at the wheel that roams the downtown area in the early morning hours.  That self-driving vehicle and two others, now...

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The Villages Auto Accident Lawyers at Whittel & Melton Urge You to Eliminate Driving Distractions

April 27, 2017 Posted in Car Accident Claim, Personal Injury, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney, Wrongful Death

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and our Villages Auto Accident Lawyers at Whittel & Melton want to bring attention to this nationwide epidemic. Saldy, thousands of people die every...

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Armed Motorist Arrested in Road Rage Incident

March 8, 2016 Posted in Car Accident Claim, Personal Injury, Tailgating, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney

A 61-year-old motorist was arrested Thursday after he pointed a gun at another motorist during a road rage incident. According to an arrest affidavit, the man told Umatilla police that another...

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Emotionally Distracted Driving Leads to Collisions, Study Says

March 4, 2016 Posted in Car Accident Claim, Personal Injury, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney, Wrongful Death

Recent research from Virginia Tech’s Transportation Institute found that emotionally charged driving greatly increases one’s risk for becoming involved in an accident. The study found that...

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Villages Man Killed in Beer Truck Collision

October 22, 2015 Posted in Car Accident Claim, Personal Injury, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney, Wrongful Death

A 90-year-old resident of The Villages was killed and a woman was critically injured Tuesday afternoon after their car was struck by a tractor-trailer on County Road 25 at Southeast 115th Avenue. The...

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Wildwood Man Riding Lawnmower Killed in Crash with SUV

September 28, 2015 Posted in Car Accident Claim, Personal Injury, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney, Wrongful Death

A 55-year-old Wildwood man riding a lawnmower on a Sumter County highway was killed Wednesday when he was rear-ended by an SUV, according to a Florida Highway Patrol report. The Wildwood man was...

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Man Struck by Speeding Car in Leesburg

June 24, 2015 Posted in Car Accident Claim, Personal Injury, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney, Wrongful Death

A man who ran into his front yard to yell at a pickup truck driver who was speeding down Pala Verda Avenue, was hit by that same driver just 15 minutes later while putting out trash cans, according to...

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Senior Driving Safety in The Villages

April 21, 2015 Posted in Car Accident Claim, Personal Injury, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney, Wrongful Death

Some people think that when you reach a certain age it is time for the car keys to be taken away. However, this is not necessarily always the case. To support senior driver safety, the National...

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