Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Car Accident on Butler Blvd Leading to I-295
Jacksonville, FL (December 2, 2019) – Around 6 a.m. this morning, a car accident took place on Butler Boulevard in Jacksonville leading onto I-295.
The accident took place in the eastbound lanes of traffic and was so severe that it blocked all lanes of traffic in the area for some time. The crash led to extensive delays for those traveling to work this morning.
Police claim that multiple vehicles collided on the highway this morning where the two roadways connect, leading to severe damages in several vehicles. Injuries were reported but police did not comment on the extent of the injuries.
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
In just one recent year’s time, 650 car accidents took place each day on Florida roads. This means that hundreds of victims are at risk for injuries on any given day. These accidents commonly occur for reasons like distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. When drivers do not pay close attention to what is happening around them, they are putting other drivers and passengers at risk. This is why it is important that victims have options and always speak with a car accident attorney in their time of need.
At Sheftall & Associates, our attorneys have assisted many victims after their accidents. We understand that these accidents are extremely overwhelming on many levels and continue to assist those in need as they seek damages for their losses. You have rights to compensation and we are here to support you. Please contact our skilled accident attorneys at (904) 638-7712 for the help you deserve in your time of need.
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