Car accidents can have long-term repercussions due to the serious injuries commonly sustained on impact. Despite the fact that DeLand, FL, is a small town, residents are still involved in a fair number of traffic collisions each year. These often leave families with extensive medical bills and lifestyle adjustments. Whether you have been significantly injured or disabled or a loved one has died due to the negligence of another driver, a DeLand car accident lawyer at Chanfrau & Chanfrau can help you seek justice. If you or a family member has been involved in an accident, you should contact us immediately at our most convenient office, so our attorneys can help you build your case as effectively as possible.
Driving in DeLand
With a busy downtown boulevard and many frequently traveled intersecting streets, residents and visitors alike make their way through the city everyday. Economic development and a growing population within the city and Volusia County as a whole are contributing to more drivers on the road.
As a college town, the Downtown DeLand Historic District, Garden District, and MainStreet community are popular destinations for those who wish to explore the city. In addition, the restored Athens Theatre as well as numerous art galleries, parks, restaurants, and shops, provide many visitors with a reason to drive around town.
Common Causes of DeLand Car Accidents
Many individuals find themselves driving on local highways to get to and from popular destinations such as Daytona Beach, Disneyland, and beaches. Interstate 4 runs along the outskirts of DeLand and can be used to reach Orlando and Tampa. State Routes 17 and 92 also run through the city. With high speeds and an increasing number of drivers, it is inevitable that some will fall victim to collisions.