ALACHUA COUNTY, Fla. – Seven of nine people in an SUV that crashed into a ditch along Interstate 75 in Alachua County about 11 p.m. Saturday were injured.
The Alachua County Fire Rescue responded to an accident at mile marker 394 on I-75. Crews found an SUV with nine people inside overturned in a ditch and called two additional rescue units.
Seven people were taken to a nearby hospital and treated for minor injuries.
ACFR wanted to use this accident as a reminder for everyone to wear their seatbelt, and make sure children are in proper-fitting car seats.