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St. Augustine, FL – Hit-and-Run Accident on Theatre Dr
St. Augustine, FL (February 29, 2020) – Around 10:30 a.m. this morning, a hit-and-run accident with injuries took place in St. Augustine.
The accident took place at 138 Theatre Dr. around the area of Epic Boulevard and the Epix Theater in St. Augustine.
The collision took place when a vehicle collided with another and then fled the scene of the accident. There were injuries reported to a victim or victims in the other vehicle.
Paramedics and various other responders were called to the scene of the accident. The extent of the victims' 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.
Hit-and-Run Accidents in Florida
Hit-and-run accidents are among some of the most severe collisions on our roads due to the fact that they involve drivers who are breaking the law. These accidents happen far too often due to the negligence of others. In fact, between the years 2006 and 2016, approximately 1,814 hit-and-run accidents occurred on Florida roads due to the negligence of others. If you have been harmed in one of these accidents, you should always be prepared to speak with a car accident attorney in Florida.
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