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Elkton, FL – Hit-and-Run Crash at Deerpark Blvd Intersection
Elkton, FL (January 5, 2020) – Around noon today, police responded to the scene of a hit-and-run crash at a local Elkton intersection that led to injuries and damages.
Elkton Police were called to the scene of the collision, where they discovered one vehicle struck another and then fled the scene at the intersection of FL-207 and Deerpark Boulevard.
Police have not yet commented on whether or not they caught up with the driver who caused the collision at this time. The other driver remained at the scene and had injuries suffered in the accident. The extent of their injuries has not been made public
Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the collision at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Hundreds of hit-and-run accidents take place on Florida roads due to the negligence of others. In 2017, the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles found that over 388,000 car accidents occurred on our roadways, with over 161,000 leading to injuries in the parties involved. Many of the victims injured in Florida car accidents might wonder how they can gain compensation for a wide array of aspects. It is imperative that they speak with a Florida car accident attorney in their time of need.
At Sheftall & Associates, our skilled accident attorneys have helped numerous victims obtain compensation for their losses after an accident that was not their fault. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling on physical, emotional, and financial levels after a collision that was not your fault. Please contact our attorneys in Florida at (904) 638-7712 for more information on your options.
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