St. Johns, FL – Fatal Accident Involving 2 Vehicles on County Rd 210Sheftall Law
St. Johns, FL (December 7, 2019) – On Friday morning, December 6th, a woman was killed in a fatal accident involving two vehicles on County Road 210.
The St. Johns Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of the accident where they found through initial investigations that a van was exiting the parking area of the local Pilot Travel Center around 5:30 a.m. when it was struck by a passing pickup truck.
The van immediately flipped onto its side. The woman inside was transported to the Baptist South Hospital in critical condition.
Police said that the victim ultimately succumbed to her injuries. She has been identified as 49-year-old Mariamne Rojas-Acevedo of St. Johns County.
No other details have been released but the investigation is currently ongoing.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Florida
In just one recent year, it was reported that approximately 2,947 fatal accidents occurred on Florida roads. These accidents typically take place at the hands of negligent parties engaged in acts like drunk driving, speeding, and distracted driving. Facing the aftermath of a fatal accident can be an outright challenging thing for a surviving family to face on their own. Because of this, it is imperative that they have the experienced help of a wrongful death attorney in their time of need.
Our attorneys at Sheftall & Associates have successfully obtained compensation for a wide array of losses for those who have suffered after a fatal accident. With decades worth of experience, we have ensured that victims do not have to worry about the stressful financial aftermath of losing a loved one. We understand how difficult these times can be and wish to offer our support. Please contact our skilled attorneys in Florida at (904) 638-7712 to find out what options are available for you.
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