Miami Herald: Florida Ranks Top 10 in Country For Railroad Accidents
“Every week it seems there’s a report of an accident between pedestrians and trains,” noted the Miami Herald in a recent story.
Fort Myers personal injury lawyers know that “trains” aren’t typically the first thing that comes to mind when we talk “crashes.” However, a recent four-year review of data from the Federal Railroad Administration revealed that Florida is No. 6 among states with the most railroad crossing deaths in the nation.
From 2014 to 2018, more than 460 railroad accidents. Of those: