Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Fatal Motorcycle Accident at Ricky Dr Intersection
Jacksonville, FL (November 21, 2019) – On Wednesday, November 20, police responded to the scene of a fatal motorcycle accident at an intersection in Jacksonville.
Police reported that 42-year-old Julian Whitener died after his motorcycle and a car collided at the intersection of San Jose Boulevard and Ricky Drive at 8:45 p.m.
Witnesses at the scene claim that the intersection where the accident occurred is frequently busy and a hotspot for accidents.
The motorcyclist was wearing his helmet at the time of the collision. The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office reported that the driver who struck him stopped at the scene and has been assisting with the investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in Florida
Tens of thousands of motorcycle accidents occur on Florida roads every year. Approximately 606 motorcyclists lost their lives in serious collisions in 2016 alone. When surviving family members are left to pick up the pieces after a collision, they might have a variety of questions. It is important for them to speak with a motorcycle accident attorney in Florida as soon as possible.
At Sheftall & Associates, our experienced accident attorneys have years of experience handling these types of claims and understand the compassion it takes to handle these accidents. We will help you and your family obtain maximum compensation as you navigate the legal system, ensuring that your legal rights are protected every step of the way. Please contact our accident attorneys in Florida for the help you deserve at this time at (904) 638-7712.
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