Sarasota Accident Results In One Death And One Seriously Injured
A car accident at Bee Ridge extension and Heritage Oaks Boulevard proved fatal for one and resulted in serious injuries to another.
The accident occurred in Sarasota at the Intersection of Bee Ridge extension and Heritage Oaks Boulevard just before 8 a.m. Thursday when the driver of a Buick Century failed to see oncoming traffic when attempting to pull onto Bee Ridge extension from Heritage Oaks Boulevard and drove directly into the path of a Chevy 2500 pickup truck.
Florida Highway Patrol reported the driver of the Buick was Barney Radov and 89 year old from Sarasota. After the crash Radov was taken to Blake Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
The driver of the pickup truck a 63 year old woman, attempted to avoid the crash by swerving and breaking hard but crashed into the left front of the Buick at speed.
The driver of the pick was taken to Doctors Hospital in Sarasota for treatment.
About the Author
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.