Gilchrist County, FL (May 23, 2020) – A fatal accident between three trucks occurred on Thursday in Gilchrist County that took the life of one individual and injured two others.
According to authorities, the accident took place in the eastbound lanes of State Road 26 when a truck being towed on a chain by another truck crossed over the middle line and struck a third truck pulling a trailer.
A 23-year-old female passenger riding in the vehicle pulling the truck was pronounced deceased at the scene of the accident.
Both drivers involved in the crash suffered minor injuries.
No further information has been released.
An investigation into the crash and its circumstances will be carried out.
We would like to extend our sincere condolences to the deceased victim’s family during this difficult time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims. We hope for a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Florida
Approximately 19% of all traffic accidents in Florida that occurred in 2018 involved a truck of some kind. There were a total of 3,133 traffic accidents that occurred in Florida in 2018, 602 of which were truck accidents.
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