Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Fatal Motorcycle Accident on I-10
Jacksonville, FL (January 16, 2020) – This morning around 1:47 a.m., a fatal motorcycle accident took place on I-10 when a motorcycle and SUV collided in Jacksonville.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the collision took place in the westbound lanes of the highway. The motorcyclist was allegedly thrown after the accident.
The 30-year-old motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. There were two people in the SUV but neither had reported injuries.
That section of the road was closed down for approximately 5 hours following the collision.
Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the collision.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in Florida
Motorcycle accidents are some of the most severe collisions that occur on our roads due to the fact that they involve some of the most vulnerable parties. The aftermath of a motorcycle accident is a difficult thing to endure, especially if you have lost someone you love in an accident. In 2016 alone, approximately 606 motorcyclists lost their lives in serious accidents in Florida. Losing somebody you love is never easy, which is why you should always speak with a motorcycle accident attorney in Florida.
At Sheftall & Associates, our skilled accident attorneys have years of experience navigating the legal system as we help those who have never experienced it in the past. We will help you compensate for aspects like lost wages, funeral costs, medical bills, and more. Please contact our law firm in Florida for more information at (904) 638-7712.
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