Accident On River Road In Englewood Injures Two
Englewood Florida – A release from the Florida Highway Patrol announced an auto accident with injuries on River Road Thursday afternoon.
The report stated that fifty-one year old Robert Ainsworth from Rotonda West, was riding southbound on his Harley Davidson motorcycle on River Road.
As Ainsworth continued south, ninety-two year old Roy Taylor was pulling out from the Grand Villa Of Englewood senior living facility located at 925 S. River Road.
Taylor driving a Saturn Aura sedan, did not yeild to the oncoming motorcyclist, and drove directly in front of Ainsworth.
Ainsworth, who was not wearing a helmet, crashed into the left rear of the Saturn sedan and was seriously injured in the collision.
Ainsworth was taken by helicopter to Sarasota Memorial Hospital for emergency medical treatment.
Taylor, who had been wearing a seat belt during the accident, suffered minor injuries and was taken for treatment to Englewood Medical Center.
Officials from the Florida Highway Patrol stated that Taylor was cited for failing to yield.
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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.