SUV rollover crash on I-10 injured 5, killed dog

Legal News for Florida SUV Accident Attorneys. Five people sustained injuries in an SUV crash.

Florida SUV accident attorney alerts- Five injured in SUV rollover crash.

Escambia County, FL—A single-vehicle crash left five people injured, and resulted in the death of one of the eight dogs occupying the sport utility vehicle at the time of the wreck. The violent motor vehicle accident occurred on Tuesday morning, January 19, 2010, according to reports by NWFDailyNews.com.

An eastbound 2001 Ford SUV, driven by 27-year-old Stella Caraballo of Tampa, was reported traveling on Interstate 10 (I-10) at approximately 9:30 a.m. when the crash occurred. The driver allegedly lost control of her SUV upon reaching for a cup in the back seat of the vehicle. The SUV reportedly came to a rest on it’s roof after veering into the median and rolling over multiple times. The three children inside the vehicle at the time were allegedly not wearing their seatbelts.

Emergency medical services (EMS) crews responded to the scene to transport all of the vehicles occupants to West Florida Hospital to be treated by doctors and nurses. The ages of the unidentified children in the vehicle were listed as 3, 7, and 11. Caraballo and the three children reportedly only sustained minor injuries in the motor vehicle wreck. Another passenger in the vehicle, a 31-year-old woman, was allegedly seriously injured. Of a reported eight canines in the vehicle at the time, the Florida Highway Patrol could allegedly only account for seven of them. According to reports, “one died, four were recovered and two were unable to be located”. Caraballo received citations for careless driving and seatbelt violations in the crash.

Legal News Reporter: Sandra Quinlan- Legal News for Florida SUV Accident Lawyers.

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