Jacksonville police says two teenagers were badly injured following a head-on collision accident on Girvin Road.
A 16-year-old male was driving northbound on Girvin Road in a 2009 Honda Civic when he crossed the center line, police said. He consequently struck another vehicle head-on in the process.
Jacksonville Police spokesperson further said the Honda caught fire and burned after the occupants has exited the vehicle. This incidence resulted in the highway close down for a few hours.
Report says the teenage driver sustained minor injuries and also the 17-year-old passenger in the Honda car sustained moderate injuries. Both were transported to a nearby hospital from the scene.
The impact of the crash is alleviated because both teenagers in the Honda were wearing their seat belts, EMS said.
The 28-year-old driver of the other vehicle was also transported to the hospital due to injuries.
The conditions of the victims has not yet been confirmed. Police is investigating the accident.
Marc Anidjar, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash: “We are sorry to hear about this incident that involved two teenagers. This was a serious accident that led to two teenagers sustaining injuries. We wish those involved a quick recovery. We advise drivers to drive with caution and to always use a seat belt whenever you are traveling in a car, SUV or truck.”
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