St Augustine, FL – Hit-and-Run Crash at SR-207 and Hilltop RdJacksonville Accident News
St. Augustine, FL (May 23, 2020) – Around 3 p.m. this afternoon, police responded to a serious hit-and-run crash at a St. Augustine intersection.
Though few details have been confirmed regarding the accident, it took place when two vehicles collided at the intersection of SR-207 and Hilltop Road.
One of the vehicles struck the other at the intersection, then fleeing the scene instead of calling authorities. Police did not say if they caught the driver responsible for the accident.
Injuries were reported as a result of the accident. Paramedics assisted those with injuries, though their conditions are not yet known.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision 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 occur more commonly in Florida than many other states, leading to serious damages and harm to victims. Between the years 2006 and 2016, approximately 1,814 hit-and-run accidents led to injuries in Florida, with many of these victims being hospitalized. Hit-and-run accidents are a crime, which means that charges will typically stem from these accidents. If you have received injuries due to an accident caused by another party, it is important that you speak with a Florida car accident attorney in your time of need.
At Sheftall & Associates, our personal injury attorneys have diligently fought to protect the rights of those involved in serious car accidents. We will help you achieve compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. Please contact a Florida car accident attorney for more information on your options at (904) 575-9026.
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