Two in critical condition following US 301 accident

Press release from Alachua County Fire Rescue

At 9:23 a.m. this morning, Alachua County Fire Rescue (ACFR) and Windsor Fire Department responded to a vehicle accident with entrapment at 3400 NE U.S. Highway 301 in the Campville area. Upon arrival, crews found a passenger vehicle that had collided with a box truck that was towing an enclosed trailer. One patient was trapped inside the passenger vehicle and had to be cut out using the Jaws of Life. Two patients were transported to a local hospital, both in critical condition.  

The cause of the accident is under investigation by the Florida Highway Patrol. 

ACFR reminds you to always wear your seat belt and never drive while distracted.