Two Children Seriously Injured in Van Accident By Moody Law | Personal Injury Attorneys on March 29, 2010

Two vans crashed on Interstate 4 injuring a total of 10 people, including 2 children.  The crash occurred near International Speedway Blvd.'s exit.  A minivan and a cargo van collided.  A family of 8, including 2 kids, were riding in the cargo van.  The cargo van was driven by Marcel Aimable, 62, of Belle Glade, Florida.  This cargo van only had two seatbelts.  Both of the children were in serious condition and transported to Halifax Medical Center.  The other van, driven by Robert W. Merkel, 69, struck the cargo van after being distracted by a roadside deer and an overhead sign.  Joanne Merkel, 69, was in critical condition.

If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident in the areas of greater Central Florida, including Lakeland, Winter Haven, Bartow, Haines City, Davenport, or Polk County, Florida, a personal injury attorney from Moody Law can help you.  We also handle select cases on a statewide basis.  A consultation with one of our personal injury attorneys is free.

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Moody Law was founded by Daniel D. Moody for the sole and exclusive purpose of representing the injured. Our main office is centrally located next to the Polk County Courthouse in Bartow, FL, serving Lakeland, Winter Haven, and all the other communities of Polk County.  Some of Mr. Moody’s honors, memberships, and associations include:

  • The Florida Bar Board Certification – Civil Trial Specialist
  • AV PREEMINENT Martindale-Hubbell Lawyer Ratings
  • Life-member Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Best Attorneys of America – Rue Rating Lifetime Charter Member
  • National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers

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