Fort Lauderdale, Fl – According to Daytona Times, a driver whose car crashed into the 2021 Stonewall Pride Festival in Fort Lauderdale. On June 19, 2021, plans for the festival were called off when a White SUV crashed and lost control, therefore hitting two and killing one. The three people are all members of the LGBTQ Community and the Fort Lauderdale Gay Men’s Chorus who were preparing to participate in the festival.
The suspect’s cooperation and evidence obtained by the Fort Lauderdale Police Department indicates that the crash was accidental. The driver stated that that the SUV accelerated without control. One of the three victims passed away from their injuries and the other two have been hospitalized and released.
The driver has expressed their sincerest condolences to the victims.
What to do if your car loses control.
Federal statistics show that mechanical failure makes up over ten percent of automobile accidents in the U.S. It can affect anyone and it’s important to know what to do if your car loses control. Here are some things to do:
- Don’t panic
- Keep hands on the wheel
- Turn on hazard lights
- Shift the car into neutral
- Initiate emergency brakes
- Try to slow the car down and honk the horn if pedestrians or other drivers are in the way.
- If you crash, follow traditional accident protocols.
If you were the victim of an automobile losing control, then be sure to do the following:
- Seek medical care if needed
- Call the police
- Seek driver’s tag number if the car can’t stop
- Contact witnesses or bystanders
- Reach out to an automobile accident attorney
Whether you lost control of your car or suffered injuries due to the same incident, our office can help your case.
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