Jacksonville Accident News
Orange Park, FL – Serious Collision on Roosevelt Blvd at I-295
Orange Park, FL (November 7, 2019) – Jacksonville authorities responded to the scene of a serious collision on Roosevelt Boulevard in the area of I-295 on the morning of November 5. The accident caused injuries to one party.
The accident took place that morning around 11 a.m. when two or more vehicles collided on Roosevelt Boulevard right near the area where you get off the exit for I-295. One of the vehicles was badly damaged and an individual was trapped inside.
Fire crews worked diligently to rescue the person that was trapped inside their vehicle and were able to extricate them. The victim was then transported to the hospital for further treatment and evaluation.
Multiple emergency crews assisted at the scene of the accident, leading to massive delays in the area. Police cleared the scene within hours and traffic resumed to normal.
The investigation into the accident is currently ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Being injured in a car accident can be a life-changing experience. In just one day on Florida roads, approximately 1,026 car accidents occur, which is approximately 43 crashes in just one hour. These accidents can be extremely overwhelming on physical, emotional, and financial levels. When a victim is injured in a car accident that was not their fault, they might face the reality of medical bills they cannot handle on their own or lost wages from missing time at work. If you have been injured and are not sure of where to turn, you should speak with a skilled car accident attorney in your time of need.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys have helped many victims achieve maximum compensation available for a wide variety of expenses following an accident. We understand that there are many difficulties that you might face following a collision and we will work to protect your rights at this time. Please contact our law firm in Florida at (904) 638-7712 to find out what legal options are available for you.
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