Waldo car crash injures 6

Wrecked car
Courtesy of ACFR

At midnight on Sunday, rescue units from Alachua County, Melrose and Windsor responded to a two-vehicle crash that injured six people in Waldo. 

According to a press release, one vehicle appeared to have broadsided the other, causing one vehicle to also collide with a power pole. 

First responders had to extract people from both vehicles and triaged six patients—two adult trauma alerts, one adult with minor injuries and three pediatric passengers with minor injuries. 

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The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the accident, the Alachua County Fire Rescue (ACFR) report said. ACFR also reminded drivers to move over and slow down for emergency vehicles stopped at accident scenes. 

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