Motorcycle vs Car Crash Seriously Injures Man From Sarasota
Police reported fatal motorcycle accident at Fruitville Road and U.S. 301 has blocked northbound traffic on 301.
The victim had been life-flighted to Blake Medical Center for emergency treatment. Police has as of yet not released further details of the motorcyclist’s injuries.
According to Sarasota Police the accident happened at 7:15 when John Hart, a 57 year-old from Sarasota was heading north on U.S. 301 when a gold colored sedan from the south bound lanes attempted to turn into a parking lot, but failed to see Hart on his motorcycle.
The sedan drove directly into the path of Hart causing him to crash into the passenger side of the car.
John Hart, 57, of Sarasota suffered serious injuries and was flown by helicopter to Blake Medical Center for treatment, according to the Sarasota Police Department.
The blockage on U.S.301 is not expected to be cleared until sometime after 8:15
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Bernard F. Walsh graduated from the University of South Florida before receiving his law degree from Cumberland School of Law in 1978. During law school, he was selected to serve as a research clerk and intern for a Federal Judge and the U.S. Attorney's Office. He was awarded The National Book Awards for Constitutional Law and Professional Responsibility during law school.
Bernard Walsh devoted the next three years to trial work for the State of Florida. This provided him with the opportunity to concentrate on his trial abilities, with numerous high profile trials concerning serious felony crimes. Since 1982, he has exclusively practiced personal injury law and helped accident victims in and beyond Sarasota and Manatee Counties in Florida.
Mr. Walsh has been listed in Avvo, an attorney rating site, as Superb. LexisNexis/Martindale-Hubbell, an attorneys rating publication, has rated Mr. Walsh as very high legal ability and ethical standards. Mr. Walsh is listed in National Trial Lawyers Association as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers, and was inducted into Southern Trial Lawyers Association. He has also won the largest playground recoveries, one of the top three motorcycle recoveries, and the second largest daycare center recovery in the State of Florida. He is also a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. The Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum is a group of attorneys who have achieved career case successes that include multi-million dollar recoveries, settlements and/or verdicts.