Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Car Accident in Northbound Lanes of Buckman Bridge
Jacksonville, FL (November 7, 2019) – Around 6 a.m. this morning, Jacksonville authorities assisted at the scene of a car accident in the northbound lanes of the Buckman Bridge.
Police did not comment on the exact circumstances of the collision but have said that the accident took place when two or more vehicles collided on the Buckman Bridge.
The accident, according to police, blocked the right lane on top of the Bridge going into Orange Park. Paramedics and other emergency responders quickly arrived so that they could assist those with injuries. Unfortunately, their conditions are not known at this time.
The investigation of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
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