Fruit Cove, FL – Deputy Injured in Head-on Crash at SR-13 IntersectionJacksonville Accident News
Fruit Cove, FL (June 20, 2020) – Last night, June 19, two people were injured in a head-on crash at an intersection in Fruit Cove.
According to police, the accident took place when a police cruiser and a pickup truck collided at the intersection of SR-13 and Greenbriar Road.
The Florida Highway Patrol confirmed that the deputy and the driver of the pickup truck were both injured and taken to hospitals. Their injuries are not considered life-threatening.
The roadway was blocked in both directions at the intersection for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Head-on collisions only account for approximately 2% of accidents that happen on our roadways but lead to some of the most catastrophic injuries. Especially when these accidents happen at high speeds or due to distracted drivers, they can cause serious results to those involved. Luckily, with the help of a car accident attorney, victims may be able to move forward with their Florida personal injury claim.
For years, our Florida accident attorneys at Sheftall & Associates have dedicated our lives to helping the victims of serious accidents. We have successfully assisted those with injuries and continue to help them gain compensation for a variety of aspects. Being injured in an accident can have an impact on every aspect of your life, which is why you should never have to stand alone. Please contact an accident attorney at (904) 575-9026 for more information on your options.
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