Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Car Crash on FL-8 at US-301 Area
Jacksonville, FL (December 3, 2019) – Around 7 a.m. this morning at the height of rush hour traffic, a car crash involving multiple vehicles took place on a major highway in Jacksonville.
Police claim that the accident happened on FL-8 right at the crossing of US-301. The entire right lane of traffic was blocked for some time following the collision.
By 10 a.m., police had the roadway cleared. Law enforcement officials, fire crews, and paramedics were present at the scene of the accident. They assisted multiple victims with injuries but the extent of these injuries is not known.
Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
On average, approximately 200,000 people are injured in Florida car accidents due to the negligence of others. Many of these accidents occur due to reasons like intoxication, speeding, distracted driving, and more. The aftermath of an accident is not an easy thing to face and can leave you with a variety of questions as you consider your options moving forward. Having an experienced car accident attorney on your side can greatly help you through this time.
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