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Green Cove Springs, FL – Car Crash at Bridge on US-17
Green Cove Springs, FL (November 25, 2019) – Around 7:40 a.m. this morning, police on Fleming Island responded to the scene of a serious car crash near the Black Creek Bridge.
The accident, according to police, took place on US-17 in the area of the bridge and closed down all northbound lanes of traffic. The accident involved several vehicles, according to police.
Police have not yet confirmed the circumstances of the collision but it was so severe that multiple emergency responders were called to the scene including law enforcement officials, paramedics, fire crews, and more. Paramedics assisted multiple parties at the scene but the extent of their injuries is not known.
There were extensive delays for several hours while police worked the scene. The investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Over 200,000 injuries are reported due to Florida car accidents every year, some of which are minor and others that cause severe trauma to the parties involved. There are many injuries that require extensive medical treatment and time away from work such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, and more. These injuries can have a huge impact on your life and make it difficult to enjoy the activities you once did before your accident. Because of this, you should always speak with a car accident attorney in Florida about your options.
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