Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Car Crash in Eastbound Lanes of I-10
Jacksonville, FL (November 7, 2019) – Around 6 a.m. this morning, police and other emergency services responded to the scene of a car crash on I-10.
The accident, according to authorities, took place near the area of Cassat Avenue in the eastbound lanes. The accident partially blocked multiple lanes of traffic for some time.
Police did not comment on the circumstances of the collision but multiple vehicles collided, with two severely damaged and blocking the roadway. Paramedics and fire crews were assisting the parties inside these vehicles but we do not yet know their conditions or if they were hospitalized for their injuries.
There were various delays in the area throughout the morning due to the accident but police diligently worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident is currently ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In 2015, statistics were collected by the Florida Department of Motor Vehicles showing that approximately 243,384 people were injured in motor vehicle accidents within the state. Out of these accidents, over 159,848 crashes led to serious injuries to the parties involved. In some of these instances, victims are immediately rushed to area hospitals for medical treatment such as hospitalization and surgeries. It is crucial that a victim immediately speaks with a skilled car accident attorney in Florida.
Rather than accepting a low settlement, you should always take your claim to the experience of an accident attorney who is familiar with the laws of the state and has the knowledge to navigate the legal system. Our attorneys at Sheftall & Associates understand what is at stake when it comes to these accidents and will help you achieve maximum compensation for your injuries so that you can move forward. Please contact our Florida accident attorneys at (904) 638-7712 for more information on your legal options.
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