Fleming Island, FL (June 9, 2020) – This morning, a car wreck with injuries was reported in Fleming Island.
Police responded to the scene of the collision that took place at the intersection of US-17 and Harbor Island Drive at approximately 10:50 a.m. this morning.
For reasons still being investigated, two vehicles collided with one another at the intersection. At least one person was reported to have suffered injuries in the crash, though their identity and current condition remains undisclosed.
No further information has been released at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
A police investigation into the circumstances of the collision will continue.
Auto Collisions in Florida
An estimated 30,000 individuals lose their lives every single year in the United States due to fatal auto collisions. An alarming ten percent of those collisions occur in Florida. Florida sees approximately 3,000 fatalities per year due to auto wrecks.
Approximately once every three hours, someone loses their life in a fatal car accident in Florida. Car accidents can occur for a number of different reasons, but the leading cause for them to occur in Florida is distracted driving, specifically texting while driving.
Being involved in a serious accident can have a devastating impact on a victim’s life. Not only are accidents terrifying, but they often leave victims to deal with overwhelming pain that impacts the quality of their lives in many ways. We, at Local Accident Reports, understand the challenges both victims and their families face after accidents. For this reason, our team has compiled some of the most helpful and invaluable resources available to help aid accident victims as they recover. Victims can reach out to Local Accident Reports at their earliest convenience to obtain a free police incident report and to connect with one of our competent and aggressive personal injury lawyers.
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