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Student seriously injured in car crash moved to Florida

There are very few guarantees in life, and even things that people do every day without any issues, can go wrong at any time. One of these activities is driving a car. The majority of the time people get in their cars, they get to where they need to go safely. However, anytime people get behind the wheel and travel on the roads, they could be hit by another vehicle. This can happen even when the person is driving safely because people cannot control the other drivers on the road.

Sadly, this is what occurred to a college student from Florida who was going to school in North Carolina. The student was struck by another driver who crossed the center line. The student had been in a North Carolina hospital since August 30, but was recently stable enough to transfer to a hospital in Pensacola near his home.

He still has a long recovery ahead of him, but he is making progress. This move has been beneficial for his parents though, who can now go back to work. While he was in North Carolina his parents were there with him.

Due to this, the family has not only incurred significant medical bills, but also have lost income since they were not working. This unfortunate situation highlights how serious car crashes can be, and how expensive they can be. This student has been in the hospital for about a month and a half and will not be leaving right away either. All of the medical treatment is expensive and paying for it can be hard. Victims may be able to receive compensation for their medical expenses and other financial losses though, which can be valuable for the victim and their family.

There are many car crashes in Florida every year. While not all of them are as serious as the one above, many of them can leave people with life-changing injuries. When this occurs the victim and their families can be put into a difficult financial situation. They may be entitled to compensation, though. But, trying to receive the appropriate amount from insurance companies is not always easy. Experienced attorneys understand this and may be able to guide one through the process.

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