St. Augustine, FL (September 30, 2019) - A crash between a cement truck and a car near the Shands Bridge left one person injured. The accident took place on Monday, September 30th.
The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene. Deputies have not said what caused the crash to take place. Following the accident, however, the driver of the vehicle was trapped inside and had to extricated by rescue personnel. After being removed from the vehicle, the driver was airlifted to a local hospital in unknown condition. The driver of the cement truck was not hurt. The crash caused traffic to slow in the affected area but no lane closures were reported.
No additional details are available at this time.
This year there will be about 400,000 car accidents reported in Florida. While every driver should always follow the rules of the road and all safety laws, some crashes are simply unavoidable. Despite doing everything right, many drivers will find themselves involved in a crash due to the negligence of someone else. During this time, it can be difficult to move forward with injuries from the crash that seems to be holding you back.
If you or a loved one have been hurt at the hands of a negligent driver, it is important to obtain the services of a skilled Florida car accident attorney as soon as possible. At Rubenstein Law, our Florida car accident attorneys have your back every step of the way. We offer free consultations to all potential clients. To speak with us 24/7, please call 1-800 FL-Legal.
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