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St. Johns, FL – Car Crash at Race Track Rd and Bartram Springs Pkwy
St. Johns, FL (January 31, 2020) – St. Johns authorities responded to the scene of a hit-and-run car crash at the intersection of Race Track Road and Bartram Springs Parkway.
The accident took place around 11 a.m. this morning and blocked several lanes of traffic for a short period of time. Police quickly helped to clear the scene.
It is not yet known if police were able to catch the party responsible for causing the accident. It is believed that one vehicle struck another at the intersection and then fled the scene without stopping.
Paramedics were on scene to assist those with injuries. However, the full extent of the injuries is not yet known.
Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the accident at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Between 2006 and 2016, Florida police responded to the scene of 1,814 hit-and-run collisions, many of which caused serious injuries to the parties involved. When a driver commits these acts, they are engaging in an illegal act that can lead to prison time. It might be difficult for a victim to face the aftermath of a hit-and-run accident on their own, especially when it comes to identifying responsible parties and proving negligence. It is imperative that victims speak with a skilled car accident attorney in Florida immediately.
At Sheftall & Associates, our skilled attorneys have helped numerous victims who have been harmed in life-altering collisions. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling on physical, emotional, and financial levels after an accident that was not your fault. We will help you work toward reimbursement for a wide array of aspects so that you can move forward and heal. Please contact our law firm at (904) 638-7712 to find out how we can assist you when you need us the most.
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