Osceola County, FL (October 2, 2020) - The Florida Highway Patrol was on the scene of a hit-and-run accident in Osceola County on Friday evening. The crash took place just before 7:00 p.m. on La Mirada Court near Partin Settlement Road.
According to reports, there were injuries reported as a result of the accident. The nature and extent of the injuries are not known at this time and there is no word on the cause of the crash. Police are still investigating the accident and are searching for a suspect at this time. Motorists in the area were advised to use caution when traveling through the area as authorities remained at the scene after the crash.
There is no additional information available.
A car accident in Florida can be a life-changing event for both the victim as well as their family. A hit-and-run accident can be especially frustrating as the other driver flees the scene in an attempt to avoid responsibility for their actions. Last year in Florida, more than 105,000 hit-and-run crashes were reported in Florida, with many of them leading to serious injuries for innocent victims.
We wish to extend our thoughts and well-wishes to the victim of this hit-and-run accident in Osceola County.
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