Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Hit-and-Run Collision in NB Lanes of I-95
Jacksonville, FL (February 20, 2020) – Around noon today, Jacksonville Police and various emergency responders were dispatched to a serious hit-and-run collision on I-95.
Police have not yet commented on the exact circumstances of the collision but it is believed that one vehicle struck another in the northbound lanes of I-95 and then abruptly fled the scene.
Police originally issued a roadblock as they cleared the scene but were quickly able to clear the accident from the roadway. Paramedics assisted those with injuries.
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.
Hit-and-Run Accidents in Florida
Between the years of 2006 and 2016, over 1,814 hit-and-run accidents took place on Florida roads, many of which lead to injuries in the parties involved. These accidents involve negligent parties who are breaking the law with their actions. Victims have a right to seek the help of a car accident attorney in Florida after one of these devastating accidents.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys continue to aggressively fight to protect the rights of victims after an accident. We will help you obtain compensation for aspects like lost wages, medical bills, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. You have a right to compensation for a variety of aspects. Please contact our law firm in Florida for more information at (904) 638-7712.
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