Jacksonville, FL – Hit-and-Run Crash at Rampart Rd IntersectionSheftall Law
Jacksonville, FL (January 7, 2020) – Around 1 p.m. today, authorities were dispatched to the scene of a serious hit-and-run crash at a Jacksonville intersection.
Police confirmed that the collision took place at the intersection of Rampart Road and Morse Avenue. Police claim that one vehicle struck another and then fled the scene without stopping. Jacksonville Police have not yet confirmed if they found the responsible driver.
Paramedics were present at the scene and assisted those with injuries. Unfortunately, the full extent of the injuries is not known.
No further details were provided. Police continue to investigate at this time.
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, research showed that approximately 1,814 hit-and-run collisions took place in Florida. The incidence of hit-and-runs have increased on our roads, causing serious results to those involved. Hit-and-run accidents are outright recklessness on behalf of drivers who flee the scene and is an illegal act. It is important that victims turn to the experienced help of a Florida car accident attorney in their time of need.
At Sheftall & Associates, our attorneys have protected the rights of many victims and worked on their behalf to obtain compensation for years. Our attorneys continue to fight aggressively to ensure that victims receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, and many other means of reimbursement. Please contact our skilled law firm at 904-647-2296 for more information in your time of need.
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