St. Augustine, FL (November 2, 2018) - A man was killed in a crash on Thursday, November 1st in St. Augustine.
The Florida Highway Patrol says that a Dodge Caravan entered US 1 around 9:38 pm. The Caravan was struck by a Jeep Wrangler at that time. The van driver suffered critical injuries and was transported to Flagler Hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries. Police have not released the driver's identity at this time. There is no word on how the crash occurred. The other driver sustained minor injuries but did not require hospitalization.
The Florida Highway Patrol says that charges are pending in the accident.
A reportable crash occurs approximately every 90 seconds in Florida. Many crashes are caused by drivers who fail to follow traffic laws. In this case, no additional details have been released regarding the cause of the accident. We will have to wait for the release of the final police report in order to determine who may be at fault for this crash.
If you or a loved one have been the victim of another driver’s negligence, there is help available. At Rubenstein Law, our Florida car accident attorneys have helped thousands of injured accident victims get back on their feet. Call us today for your free consultation at 1-800 FL-Legal.
Rubenstein Law is dedicated to serving individuals & families injured by the negligence of others. We know first-hand the heartbreak that can be left behind after an accident. In our news blog, we write about cases of personal injury relevant to our line of work, and we report on news of judgments and appellate cases that affect the rights of personal injury claimants. We feel a responsibility to raise awareness of the injury and tragic loss of life occurring across our state every day.
Note: These posts are created using publicly available (secondary) sources, information has not been independently verified. If you see information that should be corrected, please bring it to our attention and we will make adjustments