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St. Augustine, FL – Vehicle Collision with Injuries on I-95
St. Augustine, FL (December 21, 2019) – In St. Augustine, all lanes were closed down following a serious vehicle collision on I-95.
The accident, according to police, took place in the northbound lanes of I-95 in St. Augustine and led to a roadblock that stayed in place for several hours. The accident happened around noon today and blocked multiple lanes of traffic.
Multiple victims were injured in the accident. Police have not yet confirmed the extent of their injuries or commented on whether or not the parties were hospitalized.
There were delays in the area for a short period of time. Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the crash at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
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