Jacksonville Accident News
Callahan, FL – Hit-and-Run Accident on FL-200
Callahan, FL (December 30, 2019) – Around 11 a.m. this morning, authorities responded to the scene of a hit-and-run accident on FL-200 in Callahan.
The accident took place on SR-200 in the area of Stratton Road near the area of Page Street. Police believe that a vehicle struck another and then fled the scene.
Paramedics were present at the scene of the collision offering their assistance to those in need. EMS helped parties with injuries but did not confirm if any were transported to the hospital.
There were delays for a short period of time until police were able to clear the scene. Their investigation is ongoing at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
According to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, approximately 153,430 people were injured in serious Florida collisions. A percentage of these accidents are hit-and-runs, which take place when drivers flee the scene after they have caused a collision. When a driver does not watch out for the well-being of others, serious injuries result. It is essential that victims speak with a car accident attorney in Florida about their options moving forward.
Our attorneys at Sheftall & Associates have a reputation for helping accident victims obtain compensation for a wide array of aspects. We understand that the aftermath of a collision can be extremely overwhelming on physical, emotional, and financial levels and wish to offer our help in your time of need. If you have been harmed and believe that another party is at fault, please contact our law firm in Florida at (904) 638-7712 for the help you deserve.
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