Jacksonville, FL – Hit-and-Run Car Accident on FL-9A BridgeJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (June 15, 2020) – This afternoon, police responded to the scene of a hit-and-run car accident with injuries in Jacksonville.
The accident allegedly took place in the northbound lanes of FL-9A on the Dames Point Bridge when two vehicles collided with one another. One of the vehicles immediately fled the scene of the collision.
Police did not confirm if they were able to catch the other driver who fled the scene of the accident. The parties in the other vehicle were, however, injured. Their conditions are not yet known.
Police quickly cleared the scene of the collision.
No further details have been provided but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Between the years 2006 and 2016, approximately 1,800 people were severely injured in Florida hit-and-run accidents due to the negligence of others. These accidents take place when drivers disobey the rules of the road and fail to stop even after they have caused an accident. Victims of Florida car accidents may have questions as they navigate the legal system. It is important that they speak with a personal injury attorney in their time of need.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys understand that nothing is as overwhelming as the aftermath of a car accident caused by a reckless party. We understand that these accidents can have a huge impact on your life on both physical and financial levels. Luckily, with the help of an attorney, you will be able to move forward and navigate the legal system. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (904) 575-9026 for the help you deserve.
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