Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Pedestrian Accident at Beaver St and Broad St
Jacksonville, FL (January 13, 2020) – Early this morning, a serious pedestrian accident took place at a local Jacksonville intersection that led to injuries.
The collision, according to police, took place at the intersection of Beaver and Broad Streets. The pedestrian was struck by one other vehicle for reasons that are not yet known.
The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department and various other responders were present at the scene of the collision. Police confirmed that the pedestrian was transported to a local area hospital.
There were extensive delays in the area for a period of time. No further details have been released regarding the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
Between the years 2008 and 2017, it was reported that approximately 5,433 pedestrian deaths and many more injuries occurred on Florida roads. Many of these accidents lead to catastrophic injuries including TBIs, fractures, spinal cord injuries, and more. Facing the aftermath of a pedestrian accident is something that a victim should never endure alone, especially after they have been injured due to another party. It is important that victims always speak with a personal injury attorney in Florida.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys have stood by the sides of thousands of victims after they have sustained serious and life-altering losses. We will help you gain full compensation for aspects like lost wages, medical bills, and more. We will fight aggressively on your behalf to protect your legal rights. Please contact our law firm in Florida for more information at (904) 638-7712.
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