Jacksonville, FL – 1 Killed in Fatal Pedestrian Accident on US-90Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (May 4, 2020) – On Sunday around midnight, one person was killed in a fatal pedestrian accident on US-90 in Jacksonville.
The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of the collision, which took place at 10300 US-90. A man was crossing the street when he was suddenly struck by a passing vehicle.
The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene to cooperate with the police. The man, who has not yet been identified, tragically passed away at the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation remains ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
Pedestrians are some of the most at-risk parties on our roadways. In 2016 alone, it was reported that approximately 35 pedestrians lost their lives in serious collisions and hundreds of others were killed throughout the state. Pedestrians are incredibly vulnerable due to the fact that they have no protection from harm. It is essential that you speak with a wrongful death attorney in Florida immediately.
At Sheftall & Associates, our personal injury attorneys understand how overwhelmed family members might be after they have suffered the sudden loss of a loved one after an accident. We will assess your claim and help you compensate for aspects like funeral costs, pain and suffering, medical bills, and more. Please contact a Florida pedestrian accident attorney at (904) 575-9026 for the help you deserve after an accident.
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