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Types of Damages Recoverable in Florida Car Accidents

Callahan, FL – Car Crash at US-1 and Musselwhite Rd

Callahan, FL (February 22, 2020) – Close to 11 a.m. this morning, police near Jacksonville responded to the scene of a serious car crash at a local intersection.

According to police, the accident took place at the intersection of US-1 and Musselwhite Road in Callahan.

There were numerous emergency responders in the area including paramedics, fire crews, and local law enforcement officials. Paramedics assisted those with injuries.

At this time, the investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in Florida

Many serious car accidents occur on Florida roads in one day’s time, with a large percentage of them happening at local intersections. In fact, in just one year’s time in the entire U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents occur due to the negligence of others. In some cases, drivers fail to abide by right-of-way laws and in other cases, they might be driving distracted and not paying attention to intersections. Victims have a right to compensation and should always seek the help of a car accident attorney in Florida immediately.

At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys understand how challenging it can be to face the aftermath of a collision on your own. It can be difficult to overcome an accident that leaves you with a wide array of damages including pain and suffering, lost wages, medical bills, and more. If you have been harmed due to the negligence of another party, you should always be prepared to speak with a car accident attorney. Contact our attorneys in Florida at 904-647-2296 for more information.

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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. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. You should speak with a trained legal professional for more information regarding your situation.