Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Serious Injuries in Car Crash with Officer on I-95
Jacksonville, FL (February 24, 2020) – Jacksonville authorities responded to the scene of a car crash that led to serious injuries in a trooper and another driver on I-95.
The collision took place around 9 p.m. last night, February 23 on Jacksonville’s Northside. A Chevy Silverado allegedly slammed into the back of a patrol cruiser. The driver of the pickup truck that hit the cruiser was identified as 31-year-old Aaron Klausman.
Both of the victims were hospitalized. Police confirmed that charges are pending against the pickup truck driver.
A few lanes on the highway were closed down for a period of time after the accident. The investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In just one day’s time, over 650 car accidents occur on Florida roads. In just one hour, it is estimated that 43 serious crashes occur in Florida due to the negligence of others. These accidents occur most commonly due to reasons like distracted driving, intoxication, fatigued driving, speeding, and many other reasons. Victims are typically forced to undergo medical treatment and might incur bills they are not used to. This is why it is crucial that victims speak with a skilled Florida car accident attorney in their time of need.
Our attorneys at Sheftall & Associates have diligently protected the rights of victims involved in serious collisions within the state. We will help you gain reimbursement as you work toward justice and prove that another party has acted negligently. If you have been harmed in a collision that is not your fault, please contact our attorneys in Florida immediately at (904) 638-7712.
Note: As a result of the secondary sources that were used to complete this post, the information included within has not been independently verified by our own staff and may include misinformation. If you read something that, to your knowledge, is incorrect, please contact us as soon as possible and we will correct the inaccuracy.
Disclaimer: As members of the local Jacksonville and broader Florida community, we hope everyone in our community is safe and protected. We cover the events included in this blog as a way to offer support to the victims in similar circumstances and to provide relief during these difficult times. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. You should speak with a trained legal professional for more information regarding your situation.