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Middleburg, FL – Fatal Collision at Peppergrass St Intersection
Middleburg, FL (February 23, 2020) – In the evening last night, a fatal collision took place at the intersection of Peppergrass Street and Blanding Boulevard in Middleburg.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a 47-year-old man was killed in the accident. An 8-year-old girl who was in the same vehicle was taken to the hospital with injuries.
Police confirmed that one vehicle crossed in front of the other, causing them to collide with one another.
The driver of the other vehicle was not hurt but a 5-year-old was injured.
The investigation into the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Florida
Each day, lives are taken in fatal collisions on Florida roadways. In just one recent year, over 2,900 fatal accidents occurred in Florida due to reckless reasons. These accidents most commonly occur due to reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and many other reasons. Losing somebody that you love in an accident might be one of the most challenging things you have ever faced. It is imperative that you speak with a wrongful death attorney in Florida as soon as possible.
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