Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL – Truck Crash at Dames Point on FL-9A
Jacksonville, FL (November 29, 2019) – Yesterday, police responded to a multi-vehicle truck crash that took place on FL-9A around the area of Dames Point.
Jacksonville Police and various other emergency responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident, where they found that multiple passenger vehicles and a truck collided with one another on the highway for reasons that are not yet known.
The accident took place on a section of the highway in the area of the bridge and completely blocked the left lane of traffic for some time.
Paramedics and other emergency responders were present at the scene assisting those with injuries. However, police did not comment on the extent of their injuries and if they were transported to the hospital.
No other details have been released but police continue to investigate at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Florida
Truck accidents do not happen as commonly as many other types of accidents but, when they do occur, they tend to lead to catastrophic damages. Over 41,000 truck accidents occurred on Florida roads in 2016 alone, many of which led to injuries and a wide array of other damages. Because truck drivers are known for being so safe, a standard duty of care is expected. If you have been injured in one of these accidents, it is important that you speak with a truck accident attorney in Florida as soon as possible.
Our attorneys at Sheftall & Associates are completely dedicated to assisting victims of accidents in their time of need. We believe that you should never stand alone after an accident caused by an at-fault party. This is especially true for victims who have sustained severe damages due to the outright negligence of another party. Please contact our law firm in Florida at (904) 638-772 for help you deserve at this time.
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