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Troopers calling hit-and-run crash on Beach Boulevard a "road rage incident"

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Updated: 12/31/2013 12:25 pm
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- JSO is now searching for three people after a hit-and-run crash Monday night.

A report from Florida Highway Patrol shows, a Monte Carlo with five people on board was driving west on Beach Boulevard near Huffman Road just before 6 p.m. when the crash happened. Witnesses reported seeing a person in the car display a gun before it suddenly veered left into oncoming traffic. The car reportedly hit a Jeep Compass and a Ford Mustang -- causing an estimated $28K in damage.

Troopers said two people inside the Monte Carlo were taken to the hospital -- including a 12-year-old who suffered minor injuries. The three others on board ran away. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is now searching for those occupants.

The driver of the Jeep Compass also, reportedly, suffered minor injuries.

Westbound lanes of Beach Boulevard were closed for a time. Witnesses reported to Action News that there were baby items scattered across the road.
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imtellin - 12/31/2013 10:32 AM
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so to speak,,should be able to id the 3 fleeing felons, easpecially the driver... if not, then charge them with aiding & abetting, hindering a prosecution of felonious conduct & put them in a childrens shelter till their memory improves !!! bet the 1st loudmouth who shows up is 1 of the 3 who left the scene !!!

imtellin - 12/31/2013 10:29 AM
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the 2 minors eft holding the bag, s to speak, hould be able to idenify everyone in the vehicle, especially te ver who fled the scene !! if not, thn carge them with hidering a felony prosecution& plac tem ina childrens sheltr until such time as their memories become clearer !!!
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