Palatka, FL – Hit-and-Run Crash at N Palm Ave and Augusta RdJacksonville Accident News
Palatka, FL (May 8, 2020) – Around noon today, authorities responded to the scene of a hit-and-run crash in Palatka.
The accident, according to police, took place at the intersection of North Palm Avenue and Augusta Road in Palatka.
Police did not confirm the exact circumstances leading up to the accident but it is believed that one vehicle collided with another at the intersection and then fled the scene of the collision.
Injuries were reported as a result of the accident. Paramedics were called to the scene to assist those with injuries.
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
Hit-and-run accidents happen every year on Florida roads, with many of these leading to catastrophic damages and injuries to the victims involved. Between the years 2006 and 2016, it was estimated that approximately 1,814 hit-and-run collisions took place in the entire state of Florida. Being harmed in a Florida car accident can leave a huge physical and financial impact on your life, which is why you should always turn to the experienced help of a personal injury attorney.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys are committed to helping you obtain reimbursement for a wide array of losses after an accident that is not your fault. In hit-and-run accident cases, it is apparent that a party is at fault for the harm that they have caused you. You have many rights and options. Please contact a Florida accident attorney as soon as possible at (904) 575-9026 for the help you deserve.
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