Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Car Crash on I-295 Near Pritchard Rd
Jacksonville, FL (December 11, 2019) – Around 3 p.m. yesterday afternoon, December 10, police responded to the scene of a car crash on I-295 near Pritchard Road in Jacksonville.
According to police, the accident took place in the southbound lanes of traffic at Pritchard Road, causing blockages in the left lane of traffic.
Police have not confirmed the exact circumstances leading up to the collision but have said that the collision took place when multiple vehicles collided along the highway in the exit lanes.
Paramedics and various other emergency responders were present at the scene of the collision. They assisted those with injuries, though the extent of these injuries is not known.
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
Many Florida accidents happen on major highways, causing serious injuries to those involved. In just one day’s time, in fact, approximately 650 car accidents occur due to the negligence of others. The most common causes of these accidents include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. Victims are sometimes faced with an array of medical bills and might miss time at work, which can push them into a distressing situation. This is why it is important for them to speak with a Florida car accident attorney as soon as possible.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys have stood by the sides of many victims and continue to assist them during one of the most devastating times in their lives. We understand how quickly an accident can leave you feeling overwhelmed on emotional, physical, and financial levels. Please contact our accident attorneys at (904) 638-7712 to find out what legal options are available for you.
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