Green Cove Springs, FL – Car Accident with Injuries on US-17Jacksonville Accident News
Green Cove Springs, FL (May 11, 2020) – This afternoon around 1:20 p.m., authorities responded to a serious car accident on a major highway in Green Cove Springs.
Few details have been released concerning the accident but it is believed that it took place in the northbound lanes of US-17 near the area of Fraser Road.
Due to the severity of the accident and the vehicles involved blocking the turn lane, the roadway was blocked in the area for a period of time.
Paramedics and numerous other emergency responders were present at the scene assisting those with injuries. At this time, the extent of the injuries is not yet known.
Police continue their investigation into the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen every year in the entirety of Florida. In just one recent year, in fact, over 212,000 people are injured in these serious accidents due to the negligence of others. Many victims injured in car accidents require hospitalization and sustain a vast amount of bills due to their accident. They might wonder if they are eligible for compensation and should always speak with a car accident attorney in Florida.
Our Florida personal injury attorneys at Sheftall & Associates have assisted numerous victims after they have been harmed in life-altering accidents. These accidents happen due to many reckless reasons including driving under the influence, speeding, and more. If you can show that recklessness led to your accident, you may find that you have rights to compensation. Please contact a Florida accident attorney at (904) 575-9026 for the help you deserve in your time of need.
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