Yulee, FL – Hit-and-Run Accident at SR-200 and Gene Lassere BlvdJacksonville Accident News
Yulee, FL (July 8, 2020) – This afternoon, authorities were dispatched to the scene of a hit-and-run accident that took place in Yulee.
The accident happened around 12:29 p.m. when two vehicles collided at the intersection of SR-200 and Gene Lassere Boulevard, with one fleeing the scene immediately afterward.
Those who remained at the scene of the accident were injured due to the accident. Paramedics were immediately dispatched to the scene and took injured parties to the hospital for treatment.
The roadway was blocked only for a short period of time but quickly reopened by police. It is not known if the police caught the responsible driver.
No further details have been released 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 are incredibly common in Florida and contribute to many of the injuries sustained by victims each year. In 2019, it was reported that approximately 105,000 hit-and-run accidents took place within the entirety of Florida. These accidents sometimes lead to serious and long-lasting harm that can have a huge impact on a person’s life. Because of this, victims are urged to speak with a Florida car accident attorney about their personal injury claim moving forward.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys understand how devastating it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident. These accidents can affect victims physically, emotionally, and financially as they work on their overall recovery. You may wonder what options are available for you during this challenging time. Please contact a Florida accident attorney that you can rely on at (904) 569-6025.
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