Ocala, FL – 3 Injured in Serious Car Accident on FL-93Jacksonville Accident News
Ocala, FL (April 8, 2020) – One civilian was injured and two police officers also received injuries in a serious car accident on FL-93, approximately an hour and a half away from Jacksonville.
The accident took place around 9:32 p.m. on Monday night, April 6. The Florida Highway Patrol and other Marion County officials assisted at the scene of the collision.
Police confirmed that a 39-year-old man from North Dakota, later identified as Feston Sengaidzojasi, was driving his 2002 Alero when he veered to the left and entered into an emergency lane. His vehicle struck the rear end of a police cruiser.
Police confirmed that Sengaidzojasi was injured in the accident. He was taken to Ocala Regional Hospital in critical condition and it was confirmed that he had been driving drunk at the time.
The two troopers inside the cruiser suffered from injuries and were taken to West Marion Hospital. They are expected to recover.
Both vehicles were destroyed and had to be removed from the scene. Police continue their investigation into the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Approximately 43 car accidents take place in Florida in just one hour’s time. This means that hundreds of car accidents happen every single day, many of which lead to injuries in those involved. There are many injuries that are most common in accidents including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, burn injuries, organ damage, and more. Being harmed in a collision can impact every aspect of your life, which is why you should always speak with a car accident attorney.
At Sheftall & Associates, our skilled accident attorneys are dedicated to helping those in need receive compensation after an accident that is not their fault. We understand how overwhelming accidents can be both physically and financially. If you have received injuries in an accident that is not your fault, please contact our law firm at (904) 575-9026.
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