Jacksonville, FL – Car Accident on I-295 Near Collins RdJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (May 17, 2020) – Around noon today, police responded to the scene of a serious car accident involving multiple vehicles on a major highway.
Though few details have been released regarding the accident, it is believed that two or more vehicles forcefully collided with one another in the southbound lanes of I-295. The crash took place near the area of Collins Road.
Due to the severity of the accident, the left lane of traffic was blocked for a period of time as emergency responders worked at the scene. According to paramedics, one or more victims were injured and hospitalized as a result of the accident. The conditions of those involved are not yet known.
Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of 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
Hundreds of thousands of individuals are harmed due to Florida car accidents every year, with a wide array of them taking place on our major highways. In just one recent year’s time, it was estimated that approximately 212,000 people were injured in these accidents across the entire state of Florida. Being injured in an accident that is not your fault can leave you with a variety of questions and put you in a difficult financial position. This is why it is crucial that you speak with a Florida car accident attorney in your time of need.
Our personal injury attorneys at Sheftall & Associates understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident on your own, especially one that you have not caused on your own. We have services available to help you through this challenging time as you come to terms with your injuries. Please contact a Florida accident attorney at (904) 575-9026 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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