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84-Year-Old Man Killed in Car Crash in Sumter County | The Villages Car Accident Attorneys Whittel & Melton

January 26, 2021 Posted in Car Accident Claim

An 84-year-old Lake Panasoffkee man driving a pickup truck was killed in a crash Monday morning in Sumter County around 7 a.m.  The man was headed westbound in his pickup truck when he apparently...

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Drivers Tell 2 Different Stories About Busy Intersection Crash in The Villages | Villages Car Crash Lawyers Whittel & Melton

January 4, 2021 Posted in Car Accident Claim

A crash that happened on Saturday afternoon in The Villages has both drivers involved recounting two different scenarios.  Reports indicate that the collision occurred on County Road 466A at Buena...

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What is My Car Accident Claim Worth?

November 20, 2020 Posted in Car Accident Claim

If you’ve been involved in a car accident in the sprawling community of The Villages in Florida, you may be wondering how you’re going to pay for your medical expenses. Between fixing any damage...

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Elderly Pedestrian Hit By Car in Leesburg | The Villages Pedestrian Accident Attorneys Whittel & Melton

September 15, 2020 Posted in Car Accident Claim in The Villages, Florida

Older adults and the elderly are actually at a heightened risk for being injured or killed in a pedestrian accident. Those over the age of 65 make up around 18% of all pedestrian accident deaths. This...

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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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