Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – 2 Lanes Blocked Due to Car Accident on FL-9A
Jacksonville, FL (November 5, 2019) – Around noon today, police and other emergency responders were dispatched to the scene of a serious car accident on FL-9A in Jacksonville.
Police claim that the accident took place in the northbound lanes of traffic and blocked two left lanes. Emergency services were present at the scene and blocked the lanes, causing extensive delays in the area.
Police did not comment on how many vehicles were involved but it is believed that it was a multi-vehicle collision.
According to paramedics, one or more parties were injured at the scene of the collision. Their conditions are not known at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Florida sees a higher amount of car accident rates than many other states in the U.S. In fact, in just one hour’s time, approximately 43 crashes occur in Florida, which comes out to approximately 1,026 accidents on any given day. In many of these cases, individuals are seriously injured, some of which will receive permanent injuries as a result. Victims might be forced to undergo medical treatment they were not prepared for and face the reality of not being able to return to work. Because of this, a victim should always take the time to speak with a skilled car accident attorney in Florida.
At Sheftall & Associates, our attorneys have dedicated their time to helping countless victims collect full and fair compensation for a wide array of losses. We have helped victims cover many means of compensation such as lost wages, medical bills, pain and suffering, and many other aspects that play a role in these claims. If you have been injured due to the negligence of another party, please contact us as soon as possible for help with your claim at (904) 638-7712.
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