Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL - Serious Vehicle Collision on Atlantic Blvd
Jacksonville, FL (November 4, 2019) – On the morning of Sunday, November 3, police responded to a serious vehicle collision in Jacksonville around 10:30 a.m.
The accident took place in Atlantic Boulevard, sometimes referred to as SR-10 in that area of Jacksonville.
The accident was so severe that it blocked the right lane of traffic completely until authorities were able to clear the scene. The vehicles involved were severely damaged, though police have not been able to confirm how many parties were involved.
Photographs showed multiple EMS vehicles in the area assisting those with injuries. The extent of these injuries is still not known but remains under investigation by police at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In 2017, statistics showed that approximately 1,098 crashes took place on Florida roads each day, many of which led to minor or serious injuries to those involved. Many of these accidents take place due to negligent reasons like distracted driving, intoxication, fatigued driving, and more. Many of these accidents require victims to undergo medical treatment including therapy, surgeries, and other methods that can have a huge impact on their lives both emotionally and financially. Because of this, a victim should always speak with a skilled car accident attorney in Florida as soon as possible.
At Sheftall & Associates, our skilled personal injury attorneys have decades of experience navigating the legal system and helping injured victims after one of the most devastating times in their lives. We will help you recover a large settlement to assist you with all of your needs from medical bills to lost wages and more. If you have been injured in a life-changing car accident, please contact our attorneys today at (904) 638-7712 for more information on your legal options.
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. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal advice, and you should speak with a trained legal professional for more information regarding your situation.