High Occurrence of Accidents on US Highway 19 in Pinellas County
US Highway 19 in Pinellas County is a large stretch of a major highway with heavy daily traffic. Accidents tend to be a common occurrence on US-19. Just this past week there was an accident involving six vehicles.
Accidents on this stretch of highway range from minor to fatal. There is even a mile long stretch of road nicknamed “Death Valley” due to the number of accidents that have occurred there.
While Pinellas County and the FDOT are working to make changes to various areas of US-19, it will take time. Drivers should always stay alert and stay safe while driving.
If you or a loved one are injured in a car accident, call Personal Injury Attorney Chelsie M. Lamie at 727-501-3464 for a free consultation. You can also learn more about Attorney Lamie by visiting www.chelsielamie.com.
To learn more about the most recent six vehicle crash on US-19, click here: Six-car crash slows NB US-19 in Clearwater
To learn more about the section of US-19 nicknamed “Death Valley,” click here: FDOT holding meeting to discuss plans to make US-19 safer in Palm Harbor