St. Augustine, FL – Hit-and-Run Accident on SR-207Jacksonville Accident News
St. Augustine, FL (April 6, 2020) – Around 2 p.m. this afternoon, a serious hit-and-run accident took place in front of a St. Augustine gas station.
The accident took place when a vehicle collided with another at 2480 SR-207 in front of the BP Gas Station in St. Augustine.
Police confirmed that, when one of the vehicles struck the other, it quickly fled the scene of the accident. Police have not yet said whether or not they have caught the other party.
There were injuries to one or more victims in the other vehicle. The extent of their injuries is not yet known.
Police continue their investigation into the accident at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Hit-and-Run Accidents in Florida
Between the years 2006 and 2016, it was determined that approximately 1,814 hit-and-run accidents took place in just the state of Florida. These accidents happen when a driver strikes another and then flees the scene of the accident. The aftermath of a hit-and-run can impact a victim in many ways, which is why they might wonder what options they have after a car accident in Florida.
At Sheftall & Associates, our skilled accident attorneys are here to assist you through one of the most difficult times in your life. You have many options for recovery as you navigate the legal system during these challenges. You should never stand alone but instead, have a legal advocate on your side. Please contact our attorneys in Florida at (904) 575-9026 for more information.
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