Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – 2 Injured at Car Crash on FL-5 and Emerson St
Jacksonville, FL (November 16, 2019) – Early this morning around 3 a.m., police responded to the scene of a car crash at the intersection of FL-5 and Emerson Street in Jacksonville.
Police claim that the accident took place when a pickup truck and a black sedan collided with one another at the intersection. Immediately following the collision, four rescue trucks, two ambulances, and the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office responded to the collision.
Two people were allegedly injured in the accident. Fire crews used the Jaws of Life to free a driver and passenger in the sedan. Both of the victims were hospitalized.
Police closed down all westbound lanes for some time following the collision. The investigation is currently ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In just one year in the U.S., over 2.5 million people are involved in intersection accidents. Intersections are some of the most dangerous places on our roads where many collisions happen every year due to right-of-way issues and more. Many victims involved in Florida car accidents might wonder how they can compensate for their losses including lost wages, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. Luckily, with the assistance of a car accident attorney, you will be able to move forward in your time of need.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys have helped many victims with the aftermath of their accidents. We continue to aggressively fight by the sides of many and help them obtain compensation for all of their losses so that they can move forward. Please contact our Florida law firm at (904) 638-7712 to find out what we can do for you in your time of need.
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