Satsuma, FL – Hit-and-Run Crash at US-17 and Horse Landing RdJacksonville Accident News
Satsuma, FL (May 2, 2020) – Around 1:30 p.m. this afternoon, police responded to the scene of a hit-and-run crash involving two vehicles at an intersection.
The accident, according to authorities, took place in Satsuma at the intersection of US-17 and Horse Landing Road.
For reasons that are still under investigation, one vehicle struck another and then fled the scene of the accident. It is not known if police located the driver responsible for the accident.
Injuries were reported to victims in the vehicle that remained at the scene. However, it is not known how many were injured or what their conditions are.
The investigation into the accident is currently ongoing.
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 1,814 hit-and-run accidents lead to injuries in all of Florida. A large percentage of these collisions occur at intersections when a driver strikes a vehicle and then flees the scene of the accident. Hit-and-run collisions leave injured victims with many questions as they wonder how they will hold another party liable for their losses. If you have been harmed in an accident and you know that the other party is at fault, it is crucial that you seek the help of a personal injury attorney in Florida.
Our car accident attorneys at Sheftall & Associates have helped numerous victims following hit-and-run accidents and understand the enormous impact that they can have on your life. From discovering who is responsible for your accident to hold them liable for your damages, you have many rights under Florida law and we have the resources to help you. Please contact a Florida accident attorney immediately to find out what options are available for you at (904) 575-9026.
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