Complete Florence, AL accident reports and news.


Accidents in Florence result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Florence crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Florence accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Here are resources to help accident victims and their families after a Florence wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Florence Police Department;

Florence  Fire & Rescue Department;

Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office;

Florence major hospitals include Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital;

Florence Municipal Court;

Lauderdale County Superior Court;

Florence real-time traffic report;

Alabama State Insurance Commissioner site.

Where to find legal assistance after an injury accident in Florence

After a serious crash, it is crucial to get help from an experienced Florence personal injury attorney who understands the local regulations and legal standards, who knows how insurance policies work, and who can handle all aspects of an insurance claim so the injured person can focus on recovery. If someone is killed in a collision, a Florence wrongful death lawyer will launch a claim that will begin the process of financial recovery for the family members left behind. Learn more here about what a good Florence injury attorney can do to help.


Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Sat, 06/06/2020 Car Accident Joe Deewayne Cothrum, 35, killed and driver Zachery John Madden, 21, arrested when vehicle crashes into creek during police pursuit near West College Street and West Mobile Street in Florence, Alabama
Sat, 06/15/2019 Car Accident Michael Edwin Drane, 59, killed and Charles Scott injured in collision on Gresham Road in Florence, Alabama
Fri, 05/24/2019 Pedestrian Accident Terrell Buntyn Rochester, 64, killed in pedestrian collision on Lauderdale County Road 139 near Florence, Alabama
Sat, 09/15/2018 Car Accident Albania Alvarez killed in collision at Florence Boulevard and Cox Creek Parkway in Florence, Alabama
Sun, 05/06/2018 Motorcycle Accident Motorcyclist Milton Thompson, 61, killed in collision at Florence Boulevard and Glendale Avenue in Florence, Alabama
Thu, 04/05/2018 Car Accident Wanda Risner Burns, 69, and Jennifer Collett, 47, injured in head-on crash on Cox Creek Parkway in Florence, Alabama
Mon, 01/15/2018 Car Accident Joann Skipworth, 81, and James Skipworth, 80, killed, and Tamra Sharp, 59, injured in collision on Alabama 20 near Florence, Alabama
Sat, 12/30/2017 Car Accident Man injured in car crash into Cox Creek off of Wood Avenue in Florence, Alabama
Fri, 10/06/2017 Pedestrian Accident Kevin Allan Doherty, 57, killed in pedestrian collision with alleged hit-and-run driver Christina Marie Carroll, 26, on Cloyd Boulevard in Florence, Alabama
Thu, 08/24/2017 Car Accident Sharon White, 60, and Zoe Plunk, 65, injured in car collision on Alabama 20 near Florence, Alabama
Mon, 07/17/2017 Car Accident Trella Patterson, 40, killed in single-vehicle crash on Alabama 20 in Florence, Alabama
Mon, 06/26/2017 Car Accident Colbert County Coroner Carlton Utley killed when struck and dragged on North Court Street in Florence, Alabama
Fri, 05/19/2017 Motorcycle Accident Kevin Stout, 30, injured in motorcycle wreck on Helton Drive in Florence, Alabama
Fri, 05/19/2017 Other Type of Accident Father and son Carl and Lucas McGrady hospitalized after possible pool electrocution in Florence, Alabama
Wed, 05/10/2017 Truck Accident Two people injured in collision with commercial truck at Florence Boulevard and Harris Drive in Florence, Alabama