Jacksonville Accident News
Fruit Cove, FL – Fatal Motorcycle Collision at Braaschville Rd
Fruit Cove, FL (December 27, 2019) – On Thursday afternoon, a 24-year-old man from Jacksonville was killed following a fatal motorcycle collision at a local intersection.
The 24-year-old has since been identified as John Johnson from Jacksonville. He was killed in the crash around 3:05 p.m. when he was traveling southbound behind some vehicles when traffic slowed so that a driver could make a left turn from Braaschville Road onto State Road 13.
Police say that Johnson drove into the other lane, which is when his motorcycle collided with a vehicle.
Johnson was flown to the hospital but succumbed to his injuries while there.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in Florida
Motorcyclists are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads in Florida and prone to some of the worst harm. In 2016 alone, over 600 motorcyclists lost their lives in Florida accidents due to the negligence of others. When surviving family members have lost somebody they love, it is important that they speak with a skilled motorcycle accident attorney who has handled wrongful death claims in the past.
At Sheftall & Associates, our experienced and dedicated attorneys have handled a wide array of claims and wish to help you during one of the most challenging times in your life. We will help you gather compensation against a party who has caused you harm. Many of these damages might include lost wages, medical bills, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact our accident attorneys in Florida at (904) 638-7712 for help understanding your rights moving forward.
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