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Fleming Island, FL – Vehicle Collision with Injuries on US-17
Fleming Island, FL (November 29, 2019) – This afternoon, November 29, Clay County authorities and other emergency services responded to the scene of a vehicle collision.
The accident, according to deputies on Fleming Island, took place on US-17 just south of Creighton Road. Two left lanes of traffic were blocked due to the multi-vehicle collision with injuries.
Various emergency response vehicles were present at the scene including police, fire crews, and paramedics. Paramedics assisted those with injuries, though the full extent of their injuries is not yet known.
There were extensive delays on the highway due to the collision but police have since cleared the scene.
The accident investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Many car accidents occur on Florida roads every year that lead to serious injuries. The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles reported recently that over 153,000 people were injured in serious collisions in one year’s time. These accidents lead to a wide array of injuries that are not easy to recover from such as spinal cord injuries, fractures, TBIs, and more. The aftermath of a car accident is not an easy thing to face, which is why it is important for victims to speak with a Florida car accident attorney as soon as possible following their collision.
Our accident attorneys at Sheftall & Associates understand how challenging it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident that has taken place due to the negligence of another party. We have aggressively defended the rights of victims and continue to assist them in their time of need after they have suffered tremendous losses. Please contact our accident attorneys at (904) 638-7712 for the help you need to move forward.
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