Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Serious Car Accident at FL-10 and Chaffee Rd
Jacksonville, FL (December 17, 2019) – Around 3:30 a.m. this morning, a serious multi-vehicle car accident took place at a Jacksonville intersection that led to injuries.
The accident, according to police, took place in the westbound lanes at the intersection of FL-10 and Chaffee Road in Jacksonville. Police believe that two or more vehicles collided after entering the intersection at the same time.
The exit ramp to Chaffee was blocked for most of the morning. Police urged those in the area to use caution.
Paramedics assisted one or more victims at the scene of the accident. Their injuries are unknown at this time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Intersections are some of the most dangerous places on our roadways. In just one year within the U.S., over 2.5 million accidents take place at intersections, with thousands occurring in Florida every year. The reality for many of these victims is that they will face medical treatment that can be time-consuming and expensive, as well as face lost wages from time off of work. It is important that a victim speaks with a skilled Florida car accident attorney as soon as possible following a collision.
At Sheftall & Associates, our skilled attorneys continue to fight and stand up for the rights of victims after they have been harmed in an accident. We have helped many victims obtain reimbursement for losses like lost wages, medical bills, pain and suffering, and many other damages. If you have been injured in a car accident due to the negligence of another party, it is important to contact a skilled law firm at (904) 638-7712 for more information in your time of need.
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