Southwest Ranches

Southwest Ranches Accident Lawyer

Help from a Southwest Ranches Accident Lawyer

The small town of Southwest Ranches offers a rural oasis for both Broward County residents and visitors. With just slightly more than 7,900 residents, the town has preserved its agricultural roots with farms, grazing animals, wildlife, and open space to enjoy. In this scenic town, you can awaken to the sound of roosters crowing while only being 12 miles away from the exhilarating urban environment of Miami, Florida. Southwest Ranches is also a short 12-minute drive away from Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport, so any destination you want to reach is easily accessible.

Whether you are visiting Southwest Ranches or live in the town, the area offers numerous exciting entertainment options. Some of the most popular area destinations include the following:

  • South Florida Hindu Temple – Discovering a Hindu temple in a small Florida town is likely unexpected. However, the South Florida Hindu Temple in Southwest Ranches is both architecturally stunning and relaxing. When you visit, you can smell the scent of incense wafting in the breeze or hear monks chanting. The temple offers regular tours that are popular with area schools, residents, and visitors alike.
  • Sunshine Ranches Equestrian Park – Southwest Ranches has a definite equestrian bent and offers the Sunshine Ranches Equestrian Park. This municipal facility sits on 10 acres near the downtown and provides trails for horseback riding, walking, and bicycling. There are also troughs, riding arenas, and places to enjoy picnics with your family.
  • Long Key Natural Area & Nature Center – The Long Key Natural Area & Nature Center covers more than 160 acres and is among the largest parks in South Florida. You can find numerous natural environments in the park, including marshes with islands, oak hammocks, and archeological sites that contain remnants from the Tequesta and Seminole tribes that lived in the area before it was settled. There are multiple trails for bicyclists, hikers, and runners. Before you start exploring, stop in the visitor center to learn more about the park and its areas.
  • Fort Lauderdale Beach Park – Southwest Ranches’ proximity to Fort Lauderdale means that Fort Lauderdale Beach Park is only a short drive away. The beach is composed of white sands and opens at 5 a.m., allowing you to catch the sun rising over the ocean. After spending a day in the sun, you’ll find plenty of nearby restaurants and bars to enjoy.
  • Extreme Axe Throwing – You can find Extreme Axe Throwing in nearby Hollywood, Florida. Here, you can throw axes after undergoing a brief orientation to ensure your safety as well as the safety of others. If you want to drink while throwing axes, you’ll need to bring your own since the establishment doesn’t serve alcohol.

Even though Southwest Ranches is a small town, it is surrounded by much larger cities and busy highways. Wherever you might go, you’ll need to keep your attention focused on the roads so that you can avoid being involved in a car accident.

Recent Accidents in Southwest Ranches

The following two recent accidents are examples of the types that happen in and around Southwest Ranches:

  • Car Accident – Single-car accident on I-75 near Southwest Ranches that resulted in a death
  • Car Accident – Man killed after being struck by a car in Southwest Ranches

Since Southwest Ranches is small, not as many accidents happen in the city. However, they still do occur as demonstrated by this data from prior years:

  • In 2013 five vehicles are involved in fatal accidents
  • In 2015 two vehicles are involved in fatal accidents
  • In 2017 one fatal accident occurred

A Southwest Ranches accident lawyer at Lane & Glassman is prepared to represent you in any type of motor vehicle collision.

Consult a Southwest Ranches Accident Lawyer at Lane & Glassman

If you have been involved in an accident in or near Southwest Ranches, you should retain an experienced Florida car accident attorney at Lane & Glassman. Our lawyers have been fighting for justice on behalf of car accident victims for nearly 30 years and are prepared to handle your claim. Call us for a free case evaluation to learn about your rights at 954.874.3631.

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