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Fernandina Beach, FL – Car Crash at Simmons Rd and 14th St
Fernandina Beach, FL (January 25, 2020) – Around 1:00 p.m. this afternoon, police responded to a serious multi-vehicle car crash that caused injuries at a Fernandina Beach intersection.
According to police, the collision took place at the intersection of Simmons Road and 15th Street in Fernandina Beach.
Police did not comment on the exact circumstances of the collision but numerous emergency responders were present at the scene of the accident and that paramedics assisted those with injuries.
The roadway was blocked for a period of time following the accident. Police worked to clear the scene for several hours.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
A large percentage of the accidents that occur on Florida roads happen at our intersections. Intersections tend to be among the most dangerous places on our roads due to the fact that drivers fail to pay attention in these areas, causing collisions to occur. In just one year in the entire U.S., over 2 million intersection accidents took place and many more are expected in the years to come. Being involved in one of these collisions can be a challenging thing to face, which is why you should always speak with a car accident attorney in Florida after an accident.
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