Gainesville, FL – Hit-and-Run Accident at 75th St and Newberry RdJacksonville Accident News
Gainesville, FL (July 1, 2020) – Early this morning, a hit-and-run accident with injuries took place in Gainesville.
The accident took place around 9 a.m. this morning when two vehicles collided at the intersection of 75th Street and Newberry Road. The vehicle that caused the collision immediately fled the scene.
Numerous emergency responders were called to the scene of the accident including fire crews and paramedics. EMS crews assisted those with injuries.
Police did not confirm if they caught the driver responsible for the accident or not.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Hit-and-run collisions happen every single year in Florida, causing horrific injuries and fatalities to those involved. Between the years 2006 and 2016, over 1,814 people were seriously injured in these types of accidents within the state. Being injured in a Florida car accident might be one of the most devastating things that has ever happened to you. It is important that you speak with a personal injury attorney in Florida as soon as possible.
At Sheftall & Associates, our skilled accident attorneys have dedicated our lives to helping those with injuries after serious collisions. These accidents can affect all aspects of your life on physical, emotional, and financial levels. It is important that you speak with an attorney as soon as possible after an accident that is not your fault. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (904) 569-6025 for the help you deserve.
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