Fleming Island, FL – Car Accident on US-17 and Hibernia RdJacksonville Accident News
Fleming Island, FL (July 12, 2020) – Around 3 p.m. this afternoon, authorities responded to a car accident at a Fleming Island intersection.
The accident, according to police, took place at the intersection of US-17 and Hibernia Road when two vehicles forcefully collided with one another. The vehicles both sustained severe damage as a result.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the accident. They assisted those with injuries.
The roadway was completely blocked at the intersection for a short period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation is currently ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Intersections are some of the most dangerous places in Florida, contributing to a large percentage of accidents every year. In one year’s time within the entire U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the negligence of others. These accidents occur due to many reasons including intoxicated driving, distractions, speeding, fatigue, and many other aspects. Being injured in a Florida car accident can impact your life in many ways, which is why it is essential that you seek the help of a personal injury attorney.
Our attorneys at Sheftall & Associates have diligently fought to protect the rights of victims injured in car accidents. We understand how challenging it can be to face the aftermath of an accident alone, especially when the expenses continue to pile up against you. If you have been injured and wonder what options are available for you, please contact an accident attorney in Florida at (904) 569-6025 for more information.
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