Jacksonville, FL – Hit-and-Run Accident with Injuries on FL-9AJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (July 13, 2020) – Around 10 a.m. this morning, police were dispatched to the scene of a hit-and-run accident in Jacksonville.
Few details have been released but the accident allegedly took place when two vehicles collided on FL-9A around the Monument Road area.
One of the vehicles involved in the accident fled the scene of the accident. Police have not yet confirmed if they caught up with the responsible party as of yet.
Paramedics were present at the scene of the accident, as injuries were reported in one or more victims who remained at the scene. Those with injuries were transported to the hospital.
The northbound lanes of traffic where the accident occurred were quickly reopened.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In 2017, it was estimated that approximately 254,000 people were injured in Florida car accidents. A large percentage of these accidents were deemed hit-and-run accidents when drivers fled the scene. These accidents are considered a crime and typically lead to severe harm in those involved. If you have suffered due to a hit-and-run accident, you should always be prepared to speak with a car accident attorney in Florida in your time of need.
Our personal injury attorneys at Sheftall & Associates are dedicated to helping those in need after they have been involved in a car accident. We understand how overwhelming an accident can be on emotional, physical, and financial levels. You have options during these challenging times. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida to find out what we can do for you at (904) 569-6025.
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