Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Car Accident on I-95 Near Old St. Augustine Rd
Jacksonville, FL (February 11, 2020) – Around 10:30 a.m. this morning, a car accident involving a hit-and-run driver took place in the southbound lanes of I-95.
Jacksonville Police claim that the collision took place in the southbound lanes of the highway near the area of Old St. Augustine Road.
Police did not confirm the exact circumstances of the collision but it is believed that a vehicle struck another and then fled the scene. There was damage to both of the vehicles involved.
Paramedics were present at the scene of the collision assisting those with injuries. The extent of the injuries is not yet known.
Police continue to investigate the collision at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Florida sees a large percentage of hit-and-run crashes every year. In fact, approximately 25% of all crashes include a hit-and-run. These accidents tend to be some of the most severe accidents on our roads. If you believe that another party has acted in a negligent fashion and it led to your accident, you should always be prepared to speak with a Florida car accident attorney in your time of need.
At Sheftall & Associates, our skilled accident attorneys continue to work diligently to ensure that the victim’s rights are protected. We will help you compensate for aspects like lost wages, medical bills, pain and suffering, surgery costs, and more. Being injured in a collision can be a life-altering experience. Please contact our law firm in Florida for the help you deserve at (904) 638-7712.
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