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Green Cove Springs, FL – Pedestrian Accident at US-17 and Harbor Rd
Green Cove Springs, FL (February 5, 2020) – On Monday morning, February 3, one person received critical injuries in a pedestrian accident at a Green Cove Springs intersection.
According to police, a 43-year-old woman was struck by traffic at the intersection of US-17 and Harbor Road in the northbound lanes. The car that struck her was identified as a Nissan Versa being driven by a 47-year-old female, who claimed that she was unable to stop in time.
The woman was immediately rushed to the Orange Park Medical Center with critical injuries.
The Florida Highway Patrol continues its investigation into the accident at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
Between 2008 and 2017, approximately 5,433 pedestrians lost their lives in serious accidents and tens of thousands more were injured in these collisions. Many pedestrian accidents lead to hospitalization due to the fact that they are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads. Being injured in a collision might be one of the most life-altering things that you will ever experience, which is why you should always be prepared to speak with a personal injury attorney in Florida as soon as possible.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys have made strides to assist the victims of serious collisions after they have been harmed by the fault of another party. These accidents can be incredibly overwhelming on physical, emotional, and financial levels. As you work toward compensation, we will stand by your side and offer you the protection you deserve. Please contact our attorneys in Florida at (904) 638-7712 to find out what options are available for you.
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