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Wakulla Car Accident Results In Critical Injuries

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Posted at 4:00 PM, Sep 26, 2014
and last updated 2014-09-26 16:00:00-04

CRAWFORDVILLE, FL (WTXL) - An accident in Wakulla County led to a motorcyclist being thrown from his bike and an overturned car. 

During Thursday evening, the motorcyclist, 27 year old Jason Raleigh Jordan, was heading southwest on County Road 365 (Shadeville Road) towards the intersection of County Road 61 (Wakulla Springs Road).

According to Florida Highway Patrol, a Toyota 4Runner traveling on County Road 61 failed to yield to the motorcycle, and both vehicles collided.

The driver of the Toyota, 52 year old Julia E. Parker, steered away, causing the car to turn clockwise and overturn, according to deputies.

FHP says that Jordan suffered from critical injuries and was taken to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital. Deputies say Parker suffered from minor injuries.