Jacksonville, FL – Car Accident on I-295 Before Lem Turner Rd
Jacksonville, FL (April 11, 2020) – Around 2:30 p.m. this afternoon, a serious car accident took place on a major roadway in Jacksonville.
Few details are known concerning the accident but police have confirmed that the accident took place in the northbound lanes of I-295 around the area of Lem Turner Road.
The accident took place when two or more vehicles collided on the Interstate, leading to severe damages in the vehicles involved. Numerous emergency responders, including paramedics, were present at the scene. Injuries were reported but the conditions of those involved are not yet known.
That portion of the roadway was closed down for a period of time.
Police continue their investigation into the accident at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
According to the Florida Department of Motor Vehicles in 2015, approximately 243,384 accidents took place due to the negligence of others that led to injuries. These collisions lead to the hospitalization of victims and cause them to miss out on time at work. This can lead to an overwhelming impact on a victim’s life on emotional, physical, and financial levels. If you have suffered losses due to the negligence of another party, it is important that you speak with a Florida car accident attorney.
Our attorneys at Sheftall & Associates are dedicated to assisting those in need after an accident that is not their fault. We will help you navigate the legal system as you work toward compensation for aspects like lost wages, medical bills, pain and suffering, and many other related aspects. Please contact our law firm in Florida at (904) 575-9026 for the help you deserve in your time of need.
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