Fleming Island, FL – Car Accident at US-17 and Harbor Island DrJacksonville Accident News
Fleming Island, FL (June 9, 2020) – Around 10:50 a.m. this morning, a car accident with injuries took place at a Fleming Island intersection.
The accident, according to authorities, took place at the intersection of US-17 and Harbor Island Drive when two vehicles collided with one another for unknown reasons.
The vehicles involved were extensively damaged and injuries were reported in the involved parties. The extent of the injuries is not yet known.
The left lane of traffic was blocked for some time following the collision. This led to extensive delays in the area.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In just one day’s time, over 650 car accidents happen on Florida roads, with a wide array of them happening at intersections. Intersections are known for posing many dangers and causing millions of injuries to those involved in accidents each year within the U.S. These accidents happen when drivers are not paying close attention to the roads around them and posted signs and signals. It is important that victims speak with a Florida car accident attorney as soon as possible after an accident.
At Sheftall & Associates, our personal injury attorneys understand how challenging it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident. These accidents can leave victims with an array of questions as they navigate the legal system for the first time. If you have been injured in an accident that is not your fault, please contact an accident attorney in Florida for assistance at (904) 575-9026.
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