Jacksonville, FL – Hit-and-Run Crash on I-10 Near US-301Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (June 2, 2020) – This morning around 10:30 a.m., a hit-and-run crash took place on a major highway in Jacksonville.
The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of the collision in the westbound lanes of I-10 near the area of US-301 when one vehicle struck another and then fled the scene.
Police have not yet confirmed if they were able to catch the vehicle responsible for the accident. The other vehicle was left with serious damages and injuries to the victims involved. Paramedics were present at the scene to assist those in need.
The roadway was blocked in the area for a short period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation is currently ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Hit-and-Run Accidents in Florida
Hit-and-run accidents are some of the most severe accidents due to the fact that they involve parties who have broken the law and flee the scene of the accident. Between 2006 and 2016, approximately 1,814 hit-and-run accidents took place due to the negligence of hit-and-run drivers. Being hurt in a Florida car accident caused by the recklessness of another party can have a huge impact on your life, which is why it is important to speak with a personal injury attorney in your time of need.
Our Florida accident attorneys at Sheftall & Associates have several years of experience assisting those in need after hit-and-run car accidents within the state. These accidents happen unexpectedly and impact all aspects of your life, especially on physical and financial levels. Please contact an accident attorney as soon as possible for the help you deserve at (904) 575-9026.
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