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Green Cove Springs, FL – Pedestrian Accident at Harbor Rd
Green Cove Springs, FL (February 4, 2020) – Around 7:00 a.m. this morning in Green Cove Springs, a serious pedestrian accident took place at a local intersection.
According to police, the collision occurred at the intersection of US-17 and Harbor Road.
Though police have not released all of the details concerning the accident, it is believed that the pedestrian was struck by a motor vehicle in the area. Fire and Rescue were called to the scene and assisted the injured victim, though the extent of their injuries is not yet known.
At this time, the investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
Between the years 2008 and 2017, there were over 5,433 pedestrian fatalities in the state of Florida and tens of thousands more were hospitalized with serious injuries. Pedestrians are known for being some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads, which is why they are prone to some of the most catastrophic damages. If you or someone you love has been injured in one of these accidents, it is essential that you speak with a personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
At Sheftall & Associates, our skilled attorneys have stood by the sides of victims after an accident that is not their fault. We continue to help victims obtain compensation for aspects like lost wages, pain and suffering, medical bills, and more. If you have been harmed and believe that another party is at fault, you have rights. Please contact our skilled law firm at (904) 638-7712 to find out how we can assist you.
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