Putnam County, FL (October 10, 2019) - A hit-and-run crash took place in Putnam County on Thursday, October 10th. The crash was reported around 7:45 p.m. on Silver Lake Drive.
Troopers with the Florida Highway Patrol responded to the crash scene. Officials reported at least one injury in the crash. There is no word on the nature or extent of the injuries at this time and no information on how the accident took place. No one involved in the crash has been identified. Troopers set up a roadblock while they remained on site.
There are no further details available at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim at this time in hopes of a full recovery.
Hit-and-run crashes can change a victim's life in a matter of seconds. In Florida, there are about 100,000 hit-and-run accidents reported annually. These crashes account for about 25% of all reported motor vehicle accidents in our state. Unfortunately, hit-and-run accidents often leave victims with serious and catastrophic injuries that can years to heal. In the worst cases, a fatality is involved.
At Rubenstein Law, we have served injured victims and their families since 1988. We understand the special factors that make hit-and-run accidents complicated and we can help you navigate your way to the compensation you deserve. For your free consultation, please call us at 1-800 FL-Legal.
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