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Orange Park, FL – Car Crash at Milwaukee Ave and US-17
Orange Park, FL (November 30, 2019) – Around 7:54 a.m. this morning, Orange Park authorities responded to the scene of a car crash at a local intersection.
According to authorities, the crash took place at the intersection of Milwaukee Avenue and US-17 and involved at least two vehicles.
Police claim that the roadway was blocked for some time in the area but police completely cleared the scene within the hour. There was severe damage to the vehicles involved.
Paramedics assisted one or more victims at the scene of the collision but it is not known if they were transported to the hospital.
No other details have been confirmed but police continue to investigate.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Over 1,026 car accidents occur on Florida roads in one day’s time. A large percentage of these collisions occur at intersections, which are known for being some of the most dangerous places on our roads. These accidents occur for many reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and many other related reasons. If you have suffered injuries and you believe your accident happened due to an at-fault party, it is important that you immediately speak with a car accident attorney in Florida as soon as possible.
Our personal injury attorneys at Sheftall & Associates continue to assist the victims of serious collisions caused by the recklessness of others. It can be difficult to gather the appropriate evidence to move forward with your claim and hold a party liable for damages. Please contact our skilled attorneys at (904) 638-7712 for more information on your legal options moving forward.
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