Jacksonville Accident News
Hilliard, FL – Car Accident at Intersection of US-1 and Henry Smith Rd
Hilliard, FL (November 11, 2019) – This morning at around 3 a.m., police responded to the scene of a car accident with injuries at the intersection of US-1 and Henry Smith Road in Hilliard.
Police have commented on what led up to the collision but have said that all northbound lanes were closed down due to the accident and the subsequent investigation. Emergency first responders were present at the scene including paramedics, fire crews, and police.
Police urged those in the area to find alternate routes until the scene was cleared. They were able to move vehicles off the roadway within hours.
Paramedics assisted those with injuries but police have not confirmed how many were injured as of yet.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Intersections are one of the most common places for accidents in Florida. In fact, within the entire U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents occur. In many of these cases, victims are forced to undergo extensive medical treatment for their injuries or might face time away from work as they try to recover and get back on their feet. After an accident, victims might wonder how they can move forward. It is crucial that they speak with a skilled Florida car accident attorney as soon as possible.
At Sheftall & Associates, our skilled accident attorneys have fought and continue to fight for the rights of victims in serious accidents. Our team is fully dedicated to assisting clients after they have been injured in an accident that was not their fault. We will stop at nothing to ensure that victims achieve the compensation they deserve. Please contact our skilled Florida attorneys at (904) 638-7712 for more information.
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