How common are Hit and Run Accidents?
Unfortunately, hit and run crashes are more common than you would expect. In 2013 there were 78,661 hit and run crashes in the state of Florida. That number jumped to 85,241 in 2014, rose to 94,456 in 2015, and then to 99,004 in 2016. In 2016, nearly 25% of all accidents in the state of Florida involved a hit and run crash. This is especially concerning for drivers in the State of Florida who are injured by hit and run drivers.