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Woman critically injured in crash

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a crash that sent a 24-year-old woman to the hospital with critical injuries.

The accident happened before 9 a.m. Thursday in the southbound lanes of I-95 between J. Turner Butler Boulevard and Baymeadows.

A 2001 Mazda 626 being driven by Bailey Turner traveling South on I-95 merged into a Chevrolet K-1500 pickup truck driven by 31-year-old Joshua Huggins, according to a crash report from the Florida Highway Patrol.

After hitting the truck, Turner's vehicle traveled across the highway, striking two trees in the grass shoulder.

Emergency crews transported Turner to Orange Park Medical Center.  Her two-year-old child was also in the car.  She was taken to Wolfson Children's Hospital with minor injuries.  Huggins, the driver of the truck, suffered minor injuries.  He was taken to St. Vincent's Hospital.

Two southbound lanes of I-95 remained blocked for more than three hours as troopers investigated the crash.  The report said charges are pending.


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