Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Car Accident with Injuries in WB Lanes of I-295
Jacksonville, FL (December 4, 2019) – Around 3:30 a.m. this morning, Jacksonville Police responded to a car accident with injuries that took place on a major highway.
The accident, according to police, took place in the westbound lanes of I-295 near the area of Dunn Avenue. Two or more vehicles collided in the northbound lanes of the highway, blocking the left lane of traffic.
Paramedics responded to the scene of the accident due to the severity of the damages involved. It is believed that two or more parties were injured due to the accident. Their current conditions are not yet known.
There were extensive delays in the early morning hours until around 6:30 a.m. when the roads were cleared. 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
In just one recent year’s time in Florida, approximately 200,000 people were injured in serious accidents due to the negligence of others. These accidents sometimes take place due to reckless acts like distractions, drunk driving, speeding, and more. When a victim is injured in a serious collision, they might require extensive medical treatment or miss time at work, which can put them in a difficult financial situation. It is important to speak with a Florida car accident attorney immediately following an accident.
At Sheftall & Associates, our skilled attorneys have assisted numerous victims during one of the most challenging aspects of their lives. We understand that nothing is more devastating than the aftermath of a collision that was not your fault but instead caused by a negligent party. You have support on your side every step of the way. Please contact our accident attorneys at (904) 638-7712 for the help you deserve at this time.
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