Jacksonville, FL – Car Accident on I-295 Near Baymeadows RdJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (June 28, 2020) – Around 2 p.m. this afternoon, a car accident with injuries took place on a major Jacksonville roadway.
The accident, according to police, took place when multiple vehicles collided in the northbound lanes of I-295 around the area of Baymeadows Road. The vehicles involved sustained severe damages as a result of the collision.
Numerous emergency responders including the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, fire crews, and paramedics were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident. They assisted those with injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area for a period of time. There were extensive delays until police cleared the scene.
The investigation into the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Highways are some of the most common areas of our roads where high-speed and horrific accidents take place every year in Florida. In just one year’s time, it is estimated that approximately 254,000 people are injured in these accidents within the state. In many of these cases, negligent acts are involved including distracted driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. Being injured in a Florida car accident can impact every aspect of your life, which is why it is essential that you immediately seek the help of a personal injury attorney in your time of need.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys have many years of combined experience helping those who have been injured in car accidents within the state of Florida. Our attorneys will diligently fight to protect your rights against a party who has caused you harm through their negligent actions. If you have been injured and you are unsure of where to turn, please contact an accident attorney in Florida at (904) 569-6025 for the help you deserve.
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