Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Multi-Vehicle Collision in SB Lanes of I-95
Jacksonville, FL (January 31, 2020) – Around 7 a.m. this morning around the time of rush hour, a multi-vehicle collision caused delays on a major highway in Jacksonville.
Police have not commented on the exact circumstances leading up to the collision but it is believed that two or more vehicles collided in the southbound lanes of I-95.
Jacksonville authorities confirmed that the collision backed up the highway for several hours as they worked to clear the scene. Numerous emergency responders were dispatched including paramedics. However, the exact number of victims has not been released as of yet.
Police continue their investigation into the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
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