Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Motorcycle Accident with Injuries on I-295
Jacksonville, FL (December 16, 2019) – Around 4:30 p.m. yesterday afternoon, December 15, a motorcycle accident with injuries took place on I-295 in Jacksonville.
Police claim that the motorcycle and one other vehicle collided with one another on the highway in the area of New Kings Road. The collision took place in the northbound lanes and caused serious injuries.
Paramedics were present at the scene of the accident. It is believed that the motorcyclist was the only person injured in the accident.
The motorcycle caught on fire following the collision, causing a variety of delays in the area.
Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Florida
Motorcycle accidents continue to be some of the most catastrophic accidents on our roads due to the fact that motorcyclists are some of the most vulnerable parties. When one of these accidents takes place, a cyclist could be severely injured. In 2016 alone, over 10,000 accidents involved motorcyclists, many of which led to serious damages to those involved. Being injured in a Florida motorcycle accident can be a scary time, but it is essential that you speak with a skilled attorney to help you through this time.
At Sheftall & Associates, our injury attorneys understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a collision. Many victims are unaware of their rights following a collision that is not your fault. Speaking with an attorney can help you gain compensation for aspects like lost wages, medical bills, and more. Please contact our accident attorneys at (904) 638-7712 for more information.
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