Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Car Crash on FL-9A Near Merrill Rd
Jacksonville, FL (March 14, 2020) – Around noon today, Jacksonville Police responded to the scene of a car crash that took place on a major highway.
According to authorities, the collision occurred in the northbound lanes of I-295 near the area of Merrill Road in Jacksonville. It involved two or more vehicles.
Though the full extent of the damages have not yet been released, police confirmed that the vehicles involved were severely damaged and injuries were reported. Paramedics were present at the scene of the accident.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In just one year, over 400,000 car accidents occur in Florida, with more than half of these leading to extensive injuries. Florida sees more car accidents than many other states in the U.S., with many of them leading to catastrophic results. Being injured in a Florida car accident can have an enormous and lasting impact on a person’s life but it is essential that they speak with a legal advocate at this time.
Our attorneys at Sheftall & Associates have assisted numerous victims on their path toward compensation after a serious collision. We have stood by the sides of numerous victims and helped them obtain reimbursement for aspects like lost wages, medical bills, pain and suffering, and more. If you have been harmed and you are unsure of where to turn, please contact our accident attorneys in Florida at (904) 638-7712.
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