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Fernandina Beach, FL – Car Crash on S 8th St

Fernandina Beach, FL (December 31, 2019) – Around 11:30 a.m. this morning, local authorities responded to the scene of a car crash that took place on South 8th Street.

According to the police in Fernandina Beach, the accident took place on 8th Street around the area of Sadler Road. Police claim that they did not issue a roadblock at the time and were able to clear the scene.

Multiple emergency responders assisted at the scene of the accident including local law enforcement, fire crews, and paramedics. Paramedics helped those with injuries but the extent of their injuries is not known.

Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the collision.

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

Car Accidents in Florida 

The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles estimated that approximately 388,000 car accidents took place on Florida roads in 2017, with over 161,000 of these ending in injuries. Some of the most common injuries sustained in Florida accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, and more. If you have missed time at work or suffered medical bills you never expected, it is imperative that you speak with a Florida car accident attorney as soon as possible.

At Sheftall & Associates, our skilled and dedicated attorneys feel compassionate about your claim and are dedicated to helping you achieve the best results in your case. Speaking with an attorney can put your mind at ease as you work toward compensation for a wide array of losses. Please contact our law firm at 904-647-2296 for more information on your rights at this time.

Note: As a result of the secondary sources that were used to complete this post, the information included within has not been independently verified by our own staff and may include misinformation. If you read something that, to your knowledge, is incorrect, please contact us as soon as possible and we will correct the inaccuracy.

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.