Fernandina Beach, Fl – Critical Injuries In Skateboard Accident On Parkway DrSheftall Law
Fernandina Beach, FL (March 28, 2020) – On Thursday night, the Florida Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a skateboard accident on Parkway Drive.
A 17-year-old boy was riding his skateboard and was struck by a Dodge Ram 1500 truck. The accident took between the two around 10 p.m.
The driver of the truck was also 17.
The teenager was taken to the hospital in critical condition, where he remains at this time.
No further details were provided regarding the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
Many victims with few protections are harmed each year in Florida. Because these are some of the most vulnerable parties in the midst of an accident, they are most likely to suffer from the most catastrophic injuries as well. If you or a loved one have been harmed in a collision caused by the negligence of another party, it is imperative that you have a skilled personal injury attorney on your side.
At Sheftall & Associates, our attorneys continue to dedicate our time to assisting those in need after an accident that is not their fault. We will help you receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, pain and suffering, and many other related aspects. Being injured in an accident can impact you physically, emotionally, and financially. Please contact our law firm at 904-647-2296 for the help you deserve at this time.
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