Two boys riding dirt bikes are recovering in the hospital after being hit by a car on Christmas Eve.
The boys, 13 and 16, were riding their bikes around Southwest 66th Terrace and Southwest 28th Street when a Nissan Altima hit them around 4 p.m. Wednesday, according to a Miramar Police spokeswoman.
The two boys were transported to Memorial Regional Hospital with injuries that were not considered life-threatening.
Dirt bikes and ATV’s, otherwise known as all-terrain vehicles, can be fun for individuals of all ages, but they are also notorious for being very dangerous. Dirt bike and ATV accidents can result in serious injuries, paralysis and even death. If you or someone you care for has suffered an injury from dirt bike or ATV accident, it is important to consult with a Broward County Injury Lawyer at Whittel & Melton immediately. We represent individuals who have been injured on a dirt bike, motorcycle or ATV throughout Broward County, including the cities of Coconut Creek, Cooper City, Coral Springs, Dania Beach, Davie, Deerfield Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Hallandale Beach, Hillsboro Beach, Hollywood, Lauderdale Lakes, Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, Lauderhill, Lazy Lake, Lighthouse Point, Margate, Miramar, North Lauderdale, Oakland Park, Parkland, Pembroke Park, Pembroke Pines, Plantation, Pompano Beach, Port Everglades, Sea Ranch Lakes, Southwest Ranches, Sunrise, Tamarac, West Park, Weston and Wilton Manors.
Regardless of how the injury happened, if you or someone you love has been injured in a dirt bike or ATV accident, our Broward County Personal Injury Lawyers can begin assisting you with filing a claim right away. We can meet with you at your earliest convenience and discuss all your potential legal options so that you can determine how best to proceed. If need be, we can send accident reconstruction experts and investigators to the accident site to uncover any necessary evidence that can help with your injury claim.
If you or someone close to you has been injured in a dirt bike, motorcycle or ATV accident in Broward County, please do not hesitate to contact us for a free consultation. Call us locally at 561-367-8777 or reach us anytime statewide and toll-free by dialing 866-608-5529.