Quincy, FL (October 5, 2018) - A crash on Friday, October 5th in Quincy left at least one person dead. Around 5:00 pm, the Florida Highway Patrol responded to a crash in the eastbound lanes of the highway near mile marker 184.
A white vehicle was observed at the scene with heavy damage to the driver's side front and rear doors. At this time, it is unclear how many people were involved in the crash or if there are any other injuries. As a result of the crash, traffic was backed up to mile marker 186.
There is no further information available at this time as Florida Highway Patrol continues their investigation.
Serious car accidents such as this one can change lives in seconds. At least two families will now struggle with the loss of a loved one and many more are affected because of serious injuries suffered in the accident. A reportable accident happens about every 90 seconds in Florida. A fatal accident happens about every 8 hours. Picking up the pieces after a devastating car accident is one of the hardest that a victim and their families will ever have to face.
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