Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Truck Accident with Massive Delays on Dunn Ave
Jacksonville, FL (November 16, 2019) – Around 8:45 a.m. on the morning of November 13, police responded to a truck accident with massive delays on Dunn Avenue.
Jacksonville authorities responded to the collision where they found that two semi-trucks collided with one another for unknown reasons. Both started leaking diesel and Hazmat crews were called to the scene of the accident.
Paramedics were present at the scene assisting those with injuries. The extent of the injuries is not known at this time.
There were extensive delays in the area for some time. One section of Dunn Avenue and I-95 was closed down for several hours.
No other information is known but police continue their investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Florida
In 2016 alone, over 41,000 truck accidents took place on Florida roads, many of which led to injuries in the parties involved. Truck drivers within the state are heralded as some of the safest drivers who share our roads due to the amount of training that they receive. Unfortunately, these accidents continue to occur every year due to driver distractions, drunk driving, and drowsy driving when truck drivers put in far too many hours. It is essential that a victim has options during a tragic time in their lives, which is why we believe that victims should speak with a truck accident attorney as soon as possible.
At Sheftall & Associates, our dedicated accident attorneys have assisted many victims of serious truck accidents in their time of need. We believe that you should receive a large settlement amount if you have been left with severe injuries and will stop at nothing to ensure that you receive the compensation you deserve. If you have been injured and can show that another party is responsible, contact our skilled law firm at (904) 638-7712 to find out what options you have at this time.
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