Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Car Crash on FL-9A on Dames Point Bridge
Jacksonville, FL (February 7, 2020) – Around noon today, a serious car crash took place on the Dames Point Bridge, which is also known as FL-9A in the area.
Police confirmed that multiple vehicles collided in the northbound lanes of traffic. The accident was so severe that it left debris scattered all over that side of the bridge and the roadway closed down after the collision.
Paramedics and various other emergency responders were called to the scene of the collision and assisted multiple victims with injuries.
Police urged those in the area to find an alternate route after the accident. It took several hours to clear the scene.
The investigation into the accident is ongoing at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
The amount of accidents that occur on our major roadways is increasing every year in Florida. These accidents tend to be incredibly severe and have a huge impact on a victim’s life. In one recent year, over 402,000 accidents occurred on our roads, with a large percentage of these ending in serious injuries. Facing the aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to do on your own, which is why you should always speak with a Florida car accident attorney in your time of need.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys have decades worth of experience navigating the legal system and helping victims in their time of need. We will help you work toward compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and many other related aspects. Please contact our law firm at (904) 638-7712 for more information in your time of need.
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