Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Car Crash at Roosevelt Blvd and Collins Rd
Jacksonville, FL (January 23, 2020) – Around 5:30 p.m. last evening, January 22, police responded to the scene of an intersection accident in Jacksonville.
Police confirmed that two or more vehicles collided after entering the intersection of Roosevelt Boulevard (US-17) and Collins Road.
The vehicles involved were badly damaged after colliding in the southbound lanes of the roadway. All lanes of traffic were blocked for a period of time while police worked to clear the scene and authorities urged caution in the area.
Paramedics and other emergency responders assisted multiple parties with injuries. It is not known if any were transported to the hospital.
At this time, the investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In Florida, one of the largest percentages of accidents occurs at intersections every year. In all of the U.S. in one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the negligence of others. Many of these victims are forced to undergo medical treatment and have to miss time at work as they attempt to get back on their feet. After an accident, victims have questions about how they can move forward. Our skilled car accident attorneys are prepared to help you through this difficult time.
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