Jacksonville, FL – Car Accident in Eastbound Lanes of I-10Sheftall Law
Jacksonville, FL (November 3, 2019) – Yesterday at 12:40 p.m., Jacksonville Police and various other emergency services responded to a car accident on I-10.
Law enforcement quickly responded to the scene of the collision in the eastbound lanes of the highway. While there, they discovered that at least two or more vehicles collided with one another on the highway for reasons that are still under investigation. The right lane of traffic was blocked, causing delays in the area.
Paramedics were present at the scene of the accident to evaluate the conditions of the injured victims. The extent of their injuries was not released.
Jacksonville Police continue to take a closer look at the circumstances of the accident. The investigation is ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Florida continues to top the charts of states with the most accidents. In 2017, statistics taken by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles showed that approximately 388,032 accidents occurred on Florida roads. Out of these, 161,218 of these ended in injuries to those involved. Many of the victims that are injured in accidents will be forced into area hospitals and might even experience missed time at work. If you have been injured, it is important to speak with a skilled Florida car accident attorney about your rights moving forward.
At Sheftall & Associates, our experienced and compassionate attorneys have assisted thousands of victims in their time of need after a serious and life-changing accident. Speaking with an attorney will help you understand what legal rights you have. Please contact our Florida attorneys at 904-647-2296 for the help you deserve.
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