Driver in critical condition after crash

JFRD: Crews cut off car roof to get to driver


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A driver is in the hospital with critical injuries after an accident on Interstate 95 southbound near Old St. Augustine Road late Tuesday night.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a dump truck carrying concrete was slowing down to exit the highway when 28-year-old Phillips Katzenberger rear-ended the truck. 

Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department officials tweeted that crews had to cut the roof off the car to get to Katzenberger, who was taken to UF Health.

According to FHP, the driver of the dump truck, 53-year-old Arturo Viamontes, was not injured.